On the evening of Monday August 5th, Local 2086 and 1309 members responded to a house fire in the 3400 block of West Powers Avenue in Littleton. While crews were enroute smoke was already visible from a distance. Upon arrival members encountered heavy smoke conditions and confirmed with the occupants that everyone safely evacuated. A basement fire was quickly located and extinguished, all searches of the home were clear, and no injuries occurred. A pet turtle was reunited with its humans and the cause of the fire is under investigation.