8th Street Walmart evacuated after a fire
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) - The Walmart on 8th St. in Colorado Springs was evacuated around 8:00 Sunday night for a fire.
The Colorado Springs Fire Department spokesman said there was a small fire in a meat cooler. The fire was extinguished by an automatic sprinkler.
Walmart was later reopened according to a tweet from the CSFD PIO's Twitter at 9:22 p.m.
The accidental fire was a mechanical fire, according to CSFD Capt. Mike Smaldino.