Brush fire in Granby burns partial hillside
June 8, 2012
Grand Fire Protection District No. 1 responded to a brush fire at the old Presbyterian church off of New Church Ave. on Friday, June 8, in Granby. About 2,000 square-feet of sage brush and grass burned, a fire sparked by a small fire pit on the property, according to Schelly Olson, public information officer for Grand Fire Protection District No. 1. No structures were threatened and the fire was controlled within the hour. Five apparatus and 16 firefighters were on site to put out the fire.