ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors
MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121
INCIDENT TYPE: Residential/Garage Fire
LOCATION: 422 N. Montgomery St.
At 12:40 p.m., Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a residential fire at
422 N. Montgomery St.
Seven adults and two minors were in the home at the time of the incident. All were evacuated safely. Two were treated on scene for minor smoke inhalation.
The two-story home was being used as a primary residence, as well as a rental unit in the basement.
The fire started in the garage and quickly spread to the attic, an attached storage area and the kitchen.
Salt Lake City Fire crews arrived within minutes, and the fire was fully extinguished within 30 minutes.
CAUSE: Under Investigation
ORIGIN: Attached garage
FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED: 24
NUMBER OF ALARMS: One
RESPONSE TIME: Five minutes, under control in 25 minutes
MUTUAL AID: None
INJURIES: Two adults were treated on scene for mild smoke inhalation
DOLLAR LOSS: $100,000