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December 25, 2017

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Structure Fire Sugar Mill – Longmont

Boulder County, Colo. -

On Monday at approximately 2:54 am, Boulder
County Sheriff’s deputies, Longmont Fire and Mountain View Fire Protection
District responded to the Sugar Mill, located in the 11,900 block of Sugar Mill
Road, Boulder County, Colorado on the report of a structure fire. Emergency
personnel arrived and encountered a fully engulfed section of the property,
located on the south side of Sugar Mill Road, just west of large silos.

Fire personnel began an aerial attack on the
fire and prevented it from spreading south throughout the property. The fire was eventually knocked down and fire
personnel are in mop-up stages and will remain on scene until hot spots have
been extinguished.

Sugar Mill Road between 119th
Street and Alpine will remain closed to traffic until about 8:00 am this
morning. Fire apparatus are currently
blocking the roadway.

The exact cause of this fire has not been
determined and is still pending additional review by fire personnel.

No injuries have been reported as of the time
of this press release.

The fire has been documented under BCSO Case Report: 17-7413

This press release may also be
found at
www.bouldersheriff.org.

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/s/ Sergeant Vinnie Montez