Centennial Highline Circle Condo Fire

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South Metro Condo Fire At 12:46 a.m. on Monday April 29, 2019, MetCom alerted South Metro Fire Rescue to a reported multi-family structure fire at Highline Meadows Condos, located at 240 E. Highline Circle in Centennial.  As multiple 911 calls came in, dispatchers upgraded the assignment to a confirmed response and additional companies were added.  First arriving Ladder 12 found …

Stratmoor Hills Junk Yard Fire

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Junk Yard Fire At 11:50 on April 28th, 2019 Stratmoor Hills Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to the 3700 block of Hwy. 85/87 to a reported vehicle fire. En route dispatched advised of a vehicle on fire in the yard and spreading to other vehicles. Engine 410 advised a large header from the station. Engine 410 with Engine 414 arrived …

Larkspur Spaghetti Dinner 2019

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Larkspur Spaghetti Dinner The Larkspur Volunteer Fire Auxiliary held their Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser and Raffle at the Larkspur Fire Protection District Station 161 on April 27th, 2019.  The community came out in force for all they could eat spaghetti, bread, salad and dessert to support the Auxiliary’s annual event.  Additionally, recruits from Larkspur and Palmer Lake Fire Department worked …

Fairmount Station 32 Open House 2019

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Community Open House Fairmount Fire Protection District held their annual community open house at Station 32 on April 27th, 2019. The open house featured fire engine tours including the the engine, brush, water tender and the newer Truck 31, station tours, home fire & sprinkler burn demonstration, auto extrication, car seat & head injury prevention information, face painting, BBQ and …

Pueblo I-25 Vehicle & Camper Fire

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Pueblo Vehicle & Camper Fire On April 27th, 2019 at 09:30 Pueblo County Sheriff Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) was dispatched to I-25 northbound near MM 110 for a report of a Jeep with a possible engine compartment fire. Due to traffic concerns and possible fire spreading to the brush on the side of the road, mutual aid was requested from …

Aurora Recruit Academy Graduation 2019-01

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Recruit Academy Graduation Aurora Fire Rescue Recruit Academy Class 2019-01 held their graduation on April 26th, 2019 at the Aurora Municipal Building. The ceremony began with the presentation of colors by the Aurora Fire Rescue Honor Guard and bagpipes by Wes Simonson. The invocation by Chaplain David Wurst followed with guest speakers Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare and City Manager Jim …

Grand Junction Grand Ave Structure Fire

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Grand Junction Structure Fire At approximately 19:54 on April 25th, 2019 Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a reported residential structure fire in the 800 block of Grand Ave. A full structure compliment was assigned, and first due witnessed black smoke coming from an apartment. Crews made quick knock and minimized damage potential. The cause is under investigation, and the …

Lakewood I-70 MCI Accident

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Lakewood I-70 Accident At 16:53 on April 25th, 2019 West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a accident involving multiple vehicles with fire at eastbound I-70 at Denver West Colorado Mills Parkway in Lakewood. Jeffcom advised they were receiving multiple 911 callers, and Engine 2 advised smoke in the air from Colfax Ave. Engine 5 arrived on scene to a large …

Ben Rodda Memorial

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Ben Rodda Memorial Benjamin E. Rodda was honored on April 22nd, 2019 at the Strasburg Community Church in Strasburg, followed by a motorcade and escort by the Federal Protection Agency from Bennett to Ft. Logan National Cemetery in Denver on Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue Quint 91. Ben passed away on April 8th, 2019, he was loving christian husband and married for …

Aurora Shed Fire

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Aurora Shed Fire At 18:23 on April 21st, 2019 Aurora Fire Rescue responded to a possible structure in the 16500 block of Stanford Place. Aurora 911 Emergency Communications advised units that Aurora Police Department were on scene with a confirmed working shed fire in the backyard of the residence. Battalion 3 arrived on scene to a fully involved large shed in a backyard with …

Aurora MVA Rollover Extrication

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Aurora MVA Extrication Just before 09:30 April 21st, 2019 Aurora 911 Emergency Communications dispatched Aurora Fire Rescue to a rollover MVA at the intersection of E. Mississippi Ave. & S. Havana St. Falck Medic 109 arrived on scene to a 2-vehicle MVA rollover with a party trapped. Engine 4 arrived and started EMS and Truck 2 with stabilization and extrication. Battalion 2 arrived …

Strasburg Vickiview Brush Fire

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Strasburg Large Brush Fire At 13:23 on April 20th, 2019 MetCom dispatched  Strasburg Fire Protection District along with the I-70 corridor to a large brush fire in the 11800 block of Vickiview St. Brush 81 arrived to a low fuel medium size brush fire about 5 acres and spreading, and started fast attack on the fire. Chief 91 arrived and assumed command, …

LaSalle Easter Egg Hunt 2019

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LaSalle Easter Egg Hunt The LaSalle Fire Protection District held their annual Easter Egg Hunt in LaSalle Park on April 20th, 2019.  Hundreds of local children brought their parents to the park to hunt for brightly colored eggs, meet with firefighters and check out the apparatus.  It took firefighters over an hour to hide all the eggs, and the youngsters …

Windsor Trench Rescue

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Windsor Trench Rescue At 14:19 on April 16th, 2019 Windsor Severance Fire Rescue responded to a trench that collapsed at a home construction site in the 900 block of Camberly St. with two workers trapped inside a 15-foot deep trench. Crews arrived to 2 patents that were trapped in the 15-foot deep trench when it collapsed, both buried. Crews worked …

Lakewood Allison Street Mobile Home Fire

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West Metro Mobile Home Fire At 19:08 on on April 13th, 2019 West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a confirmed structure fire in the 1400 block of Allison St. at the Lakewood Village Mobile Home Park. Jeffcom advised multiple 911 calls reporting fire coming out of the windows and that power lines were on fire. Engine 1 en route reported heavy smoke in the …

Colorado Springs Motor Home Fire

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Colorado Springs Motor Home Fire  On April 13th, 2019 at approximately 13:10 Colorado Springs Fire Department was dispatched by Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center to a reported structure fire at the Holiday Village Mobile Home Park, 3405 Sinton Rd.  Firefighters arrived on scene and found a fully involved motor home in the back of the park with fire spreading to a …

Tallahassee Station 1 Pancake Breakfast

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Tallahassee Pancake Breakfast Tallahassee Fire Protection District held a pancake breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt at Station 1, 2518 State Hwy. 9 on April 13, 2019.  The community braved the inclement weather to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus, enjoy breakfast and watch their kids scramble for hundreds of brightly colored Easter Eggs.  Tallahassee Fire Protection District covers 361 …