Middle Fork Fire

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Middle Fork Fire

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

On December 30th, 2021 at 10:27 Boulder County Communications dispatched crews to a grass fire near Middle Fork Rd. and N. Foothills Hwy. between Boulder and Lyons. RP reported a 20×20 fire with 3-4 foot flames and possible hazards with powerlines, while a second RP reported a small wildland fire. The first unit reported a 20×20 grass fire with structures threatened and established Middle Park Command. At 11:04 Middle Fork Command reported 30 to 40 acres on fire moving to the east and requested BoCo Plan 1, and at 11:07 the fire jumped Lefthand Creek. No structures were lost and crews were able to contain the fire later in the afternoon, and crews were relocated to the Marshall Fire in Superior. Additional information and photos by Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Units on Scene:

Allenspark: Brush 5231, Engine 5202

Boulder County Fire Management: 6531

Boulder Emergency Squad: Rescue 3124, Rescue 3161

Boulder Fire-Rescue Department: Battalion 2570, Utility 2590, Engine 2505, Engine 2503, Brush 2531 & Engine 2538 (Cancelled)

Boulder Rural Fire Rescue: Battalion 2360, Utility 2353, Engine 2301, Brush 2331 (Diverted) & Brush 2332

Boulder Mountain: Utility 4358, Brush 4332

Jamestown: 423

Four Mile: Command 4668, 

Gold Hill: Engine 5402

Indian Peaks: 53

Hygiene Fire Protection District: Brush 2831, Engine 2802, Brush 2832, Tender 2841, Chief 2863

Lefthand Fire Protection District: Command 4161, Utility 4154, Tender 4141 & Engine 4104

Longmont Fire Department: Brush 2131

Longmont Emergency Unit: Rescue 3031 & Rescue 3032

Lyons Fire Protection District: Command 4061 & Brush 4031

Mountain View: Brush 2231

Boulder County Parks & Open Space: Brush 2031

AMR  Boulder: AMR 6

Boulder County Sheriff

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography

Photo courtesy of Chris Rodgers / Code 10 Photography