Fire at Crouch Mesa home injuries one person

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON — One person suffered minor injuries in a small fire at a home in Crouch Mesa on Monday afternoon.

The San Juan County Fire Department was dispatched to No. 48 County Road 5573 at 4:32 p.m. Monday, according to Chris Cardin, the department's division chief of prevention.

The fire was contained to one of the bedrooms in the single-wide mobile home. Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze shortly after arriving on scene, Cardin said.

One person with minor injuries was transported to San Juan Regional Medical Center.

Cardin did not have an update today on the person's condition.

Firefighters from the Bloomfield Fire Department assisted in extinguishing the blaze. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.