Fire Causes $474,000 in Damages at Cheyenne Duplex

Cheyenne Fire Rescue responded to a residential fire in the 400 block of Cribbon Avenue Friday afternoon, March 15.

The fire started in the backyard of a duplex home with attached garages and spread to the interior of both homes.

CFR crews extinguished the heavy exterior fire first and then worked to extinguish the interior fires. Firefighters ensured both homes were clear of occupants.

Two cats were reunited with their owners and another cat remains unaccounted for. There were no injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and damages/losses are currently estimated at $474,000.