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Laramie resident dies in house fire; 1 firefighter sustains minor injuries


LARAMIE, Wyoming — An unidentified Laramie resident is dead following a house fire that also injured a firefighter.

The Laramie Boomerang reports ( ) that the resident died Friday morning in the fire on the 1100 block of Frontera Drive.

The Laramie Fire Department responded to the fire shortly before 7 a.m.

A news release states that the resident wasn't able to get out of the house. Fire crews tried to enter the building, but were driven back by high heat and heavy smoke.

Information from: Laramie Boomerang,

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