3 injured in Arvada apartment building fire; firefighters battle blaze as residents are evacuated

1 victim rushed to hospital

ARVADA, Colo. - Three people were injured in an apartment building fire in Arvada at 9 p.m. Friday.

The Arvada Fire Department responded to the emergency call from 7207 Grandview Ave., where an older building with several apartments in it was burning.

The building was evacuated, and firefighters rescued residents as they worked to put out the blaze. Three people were injured in the fire, and one was transported to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.

Firefighters put out the fire around 10 p.m.