Prevent major house fires this winter season

21st December, 2014 by

By Melanie Wong

VAIL — In the past month, Vail has seen two major home fires, including one that resulted in the total loss of 11 condo units — an uncommon occurrence in a small resort town. Both fires were in the West Vail area, in buildings that are believed to be of 1970s construction. However, according to Vail’s interim fire chief Steve Pischke, both fires were entirely preventable. “Both of the fires that we’ve had of late were due to carelessness on some part,” he said. “In both instances the smoke detectors were not working, which is a very dangerous situation. Both …

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