Fire causes extensive damage to Tropical Island Tanning
An fire caused extensive damage to Tropical Island Tanning, 350 North Ave., overnight.
According to a press release from the Grand Junction Fire Department, 6 units and 19 firefighters responded to the scene just before midnight where smoke was seen at multiple places on the roof. Inside there was dense smoke, limited visibility and heat. An additional fire crew was called to the scene.
The fire was limited to Tropical Island Tanning and did not affect the adjacent businesses. The cause of the fire has not been determined and is under investigation. Due to the extensive damage, it could be some time before a loss estimate is available, the release said.
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Ed: A previous version of this story incorrectly used the word “effect.”