Byers Large Vegetation Fire

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Byers Large Vegetation Fire

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

At 18:34 on July 22nd, 2020 Byers Fire Protection District was dispatched to a brush fire at E. 72nd Ave. & Calhoun-Byers Rd. by Byers. Battalion Chief 71 reported flames and smoke visible and upgraded the call to a large vegetation fire, and the I-70 Corridor was dispatched. The fire burned about 500 acres and may have been caused by a lightning strike.

Units on Scene:

Byers Fire Protection District: Battalion Chief 71, Chief 71, Brush Engine 71, Brush 72 & Tender 71

Deer Trail Rural Fire Protection District: Brush 31 & Tender 31

Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue: Chief 91, Chief 92, Brush Engine 91, Brush 92, Tender 91 & Tender 92

Strasburg Fire Protection District: Engine 81, Brush Engine 81, Brush 82 & Tender 81

Sable Altura Fire Rescue: Chief 42, Brush Engine 41 & Brush 41

Wiggins Rural Fire Protection District: Brush 941 & Tender 953

Buckley Fire & Emergency Services: Tender 8

MetCom: IDT 2 & IDT 30

Wiggins Rural Fire Protection District & Adams County Sheriff

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Sjon Clemons

Photo courtesy of Dezarre Hill

Photo courtesy of Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue

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