Sep 10, 2010 4:24 PM by Bea Karnes, News First 5

2 dead in Cripple Creek fire

Two people are dead and a third person was critically injured in an early morning house fire in Cripple Creek.

The fire broke out just before 3 am Friday. The victim who survived was airlifted to a hospital. The victims' names have not been released until all family members have been notified, according to Jan Hamilton, Cripple Creek Police Department.

The fire happened in the 200 block of West. Carr Ave.

Both the CCPD and Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating the cause of the fire.



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