Vacant restaurant catches fire 12/16/14

12/16/14 Aurora, CO – A vacant restaurant building caught fire around 2PM on this date calling for a large response from the Aurora Fire Department (AFD).  Multiple rigs responded to the call of a building on fire located at 11951 E. Iliff Ave. which is just west of the intersection of E. Iliff Ave. and S. Peoria St.  The fire was quickly knocked down by AFD but investigators and firefighters remained on scene until nightfall monitoring hot-spots and investigating the scene.  As of this writing no cause of the blaze has been released.  Exact damage is not known to us but it was evident that much of the interior of the building had been affected by the blaze.  Shane Anthony reporting AuroraNews1.com

Firefighters quickly knocked down this blaze near Iliff and Peoria this afternoon.  Photo by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

Firefighters quickly knocked down a fire near Iliff and Peoria this afternoon. Photo by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

Below is a slideshow of this afternoon’s fire near Iliff and Peoria.  Click on any image to launch slideshow.  Photos by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

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