Highway 24 Accident
At 09:47 on January 28th, 2020 Florissant Fire Protection District responded to a head-on vehicle accident on Hwy. 24 just one mile west of Florissant Station 1 with mutual-aid from Divide Fire Protection District and Lake George Fire Protection District. Crews arrived to a a two-vehicle accident on Hwy. 24 between Stohl Rd. & County Rd. 46 in Florissant with one trapped party, and started an extended extrication and request a medical chopper go. Hwy. 24 was shut down in both directions for several hours. One patient was transported by ground and one by air with unknown injuries.
Units on Scene:
Florissant: Chief 50, Engine 51, Rescue 51 & Brush 51
Divide: Rescue 3
Lake George: 809, Squad 81, Squad 82 & Utility 84
Ute Pass Regional Paramedic: Medic 11 & Medic 12
UCHealth LifeLine: LifeLine 2