Authorities probe second suspicious fire in week
A second fire in seven days involving abandoned buildings in north Grand Junction is under investigation, fire officials said. Firefighters were called out just after midnight Saturday on a blaze involving an unoccupied building located just north of G and 26 roads. The fire was contained to the second floor, but the building sustained damage totalling about $40,000. The cause is still under investigation.
Authorities also continue to investigate a separate fire involving an abandoned building, which was reported just after midnight on April 10 in the area of G and 24 3/4 roads.