Crews work to put out fire at Steamboat Smokehouse downtown | SteamboatToday.com

Crews work to put out fire at Steamboat Smokehouse downtown

Steamboat Springs Police Department officers Robert Sadowski, left, and Aliciana Gondick direct traffic along Lincoln Avenue on Sunday as Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters battle a fire that broke out in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue. The incident rerouted downtown traffic for several hours.
Derek Maiolo

Editor’s note: The call for the fire came in at about 7:15 a.m., not 9 a.m. as initially reported.

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A fire broke out around 7:15 a.m. on Sunday morning at Steamboat Smokehouse at 912 Lincoln Avenue.

Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue are working on hot spots and ask the public avoid the immediate area. The fire was in the Steamboat Smokehouse and some adjacent buildings, according to authorities.

Firefighters are still on scene as of 11:45 a.m., and there is a detour on Lincoln Ave., with a closure on the north side of the block between 9th and 10th Streets.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

To reach Kari Dequine Harden, call 970-871-4205, email kharden@SteamboatPilot.com or follow her on Twitter @kariharden.


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