Large house fire burning near Lincoln Park in Canon City

Posted at 10:15 AM, Apr 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-24 12:15:04-04

Fire crews are battling a large house fire near Lincoln Park in Canon City. The home located  in the 1700 block of Willow Street, appears to be fully engulfed in flames. Black smoke can be seen in the area.

Crews are fighting the flames from the outside of the home, because it was unsafe for firefighters to enter the home.

It’s unknown if anyone was in the home when the fire broke out and it’s unclear if anyone was injured.

The cause of the fire is also unknown at this time.

Authorities are asking that everyone please avoid the neighborhood while they work to bring the fire under control.