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Firefighters save homes in Rush

Published On: Jan 30 2013 02:17:27 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 07 2013 12:11:49 AM CST

Fire crews keep a garage fire from destroying two homes in eastern El Paso county.


Firefighters were able to save two mobile homes threatened by a garage fire Sunday morning. 

The fire started at about 11:30 Sunday in the 7900 block of Davenport Road in Rush. 

Tri-County Fire officials said they arrived on scene to find a detached garaged fully engulfed in flames. Officials said two nearby mobile homes were threatened. 

The garage was destroyed along with a vehicle inside the garage, but Tri-county firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading. 

Tri-County Fire  officials said one resident was treated for minor injuries. 

Officials said the fire is still under investigation. 


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