Toby’s Birthday Parade

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Birthday Car Parade On January 30th, 2021 Mile High Hook & Ladder Club with 5280Fire hosted a 14th birthday parade for Toby who has been battling cancer since he was 2 years-old. Mile High Hook & Ladder brought out several rigs for the parade along with Sable Altura Fire Rescue.  Then in an emotional moment for the crew, they (along …

Sheridan Commercial Fire

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Denver Commercial Fire On January 29th, 2020 at 23:21 Denver Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire in the 3000 block of W. Hampden Ave. in Sheridan. Crews arrived to smoke showing and a working fire. The fire was put under control quickly. No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation. Units on Scene: Chief 3, Chief …

Denver South Lowell Blvd Fire

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Denver Apartment Fire On January 29th, 2021 at 21:28 Denver Fire Department received multiple calls for a multi family structure fire in the 3400 block of S Lowell Blvd. at the Loretto Heights Apartment Complex. Callers reported parties possibly trapped inside the unit. Engine 25 arrived to two units fully engulfed, plugging water supply from the complex. Chief 7 arrived …

David Sagel Memorial

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David Sagel Memorial Westminster Fire Department Captain David Sagel was honored at his memorial service held on January 29th, 2021 at the Grace Church in Arvada. A procession followed the service with the full department apparatus, which went by Westminster Station 1 and Station 5 before heading to Crown Hill Cemetery in Wheat Ridge. Sagel passed away from work-related cancer on …

Englewood Residential Structure Fire

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Residential Structure Fire On January 25th, 2021 at 16:24 Denver Fire Department responded a reported residential structure fire in the area of S. Pennsylvania St. & E. Hampden Ave. in Englewood. Engine 37 arrived to a one-story with light smoke showing. Crews got control of the fire quickly and started overhaul. No injuries reported and the cause is under investigation.  …

Aurora Fundy Way Structure Fire

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Residential Structure Fire On January 25th 2021 at approximately 04:20 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire at 3637 Fundy Way. Crews arrived on scene and found heavy fire on the backside of the residence near the Charlie/Delta corner. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire within approximately 30 minutes. No injuries were reported and the …

Denver Rescue 1 Accident

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Denver Fatal MVA At 13:37 on January 23rd, 2021 Denver Fire Department Rescue 1 responding code to a possible fire at 901 W. 14th Ave. was involved in a serious accident at Speer Blvd. & N. Broadway. One party was trapped and extricated from the vehicle, one pronounced on scene and two others were transported with unknown injuries. One firefighter …

Aurora East Davies Place Fire

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Aurora Quick Knock On January 22nd, 2021 at approximately 12:55 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire in the 24000 block of E. Davies Pl. Dispatched advised that Aurora Police were on scene, had a barricaded suspect and that the suspect had set a fire in the residence. Police were able to take the subject into custody …

South Metro Draft, Pump and Tender Training

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Draft, Pump and Tender Training South Metro Fire Rescue conducted draft, pump and tender operations training at the South Metro Fire Training Facility on January 22nd, 2021.  A water tender is a type of firefighting apparatus that specializes in the transport of water to a fire scene, generally in areas without access to hydrants. In South Metro, the tenders are …

Loveland I-25 Accident

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Loveland I-25 Accident At 06:41 on January 22nd, 2021 Loveland Emergency Communications Center (LECC) dispatched Loveland Fire Rescue Authority Engine 46 and Thompson Valley EMS Paramedic 341 to northbound I-25 at mile marker 256 for an emergent law enforcement request for assistance at a non-injury multi vehicle accident to assist with fluids on the ground, traffic, and to asses structural …

Aurora Hills Structure Fire

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Aurora Structure Fire At approximately 16:24 on January 21st, 2021 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a possible structure fire in the Aurora Hills neighborhood. Upon arrival, Engine 4 found a working fire in the upstairs bedroom of the residence and requested a full response. Ladder 6 arrived and conducted a primary search of the residence while Engine 7 established …

Aurora Vehicle Into Building

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Vehicle Into Building At approximately 14:54 Aurora Fire Rescue to a MVA with a structure involved at the corner of S. Havana St. and E. Jewell Ave. Crews arrived on scene and found a vehicle that had gone about 3 feet into the back of a 7/11. The collapse rescue unit was requested to evaluate the structure. Units on Scene: …

Highlands Ranch Autumnwood Place Fire

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South Metro Bathroom Fire At 23:21 on January 21st, 2021 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported house fire on Autumnwood Place in Highlands Ranch. The 911 caller reported hearing a loud noise and saw flames in a bathroom. Thankfully no one in the home was injured and they safely evacuated outside. First arriving Firefighters observed smoke visible from …

Pueblo County Highway 78 Fire

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Highway 78 Fire On January 21st, 2021 just before 11:00 Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) Fire was dispatched to the 6000 block of Hwy. 78 on a reported residential structure fire. Initial information from Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center was heavy smoke from the chimney and front porch of the house. Multiple units went enroute …

Colorado Springs 30th Street Brush Fire

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Colorado Springs Brush Fire At 16:21 on January 20th, 2021 Colorado Springs Fire Department Truck 9 was returning to quarters from a possible structure fire and noticed a brush fire near 30th St. and Water St. and requested a working brush fire response. Truck 9 then established 30th Command and requested an additional Engine and Brush. Engine 18 and Brush …

Denver Zuni Street Fire

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Denver Garage Fire On January 19th, 2021 at 19:57 Denver Fire Department responded to reports of smoke and fire from a garage in the 4500 block of Zuni St. in Sunnyside. Engine 7 arrived to a fully involved detached garage, and laying the water supply from W. Scott Pl. and Zuni St. to the alley. With Chief 6 in command, …

North Metro & Thornton Ice Rescue Training

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Ice Rescue Training During the week of January 18th to January 23rd, 2021, firefighters from North Metro Fire Rescue District and Thornton Fire Department came together for a multi-agency training on ice water rescue. Training exercises were held each day with more than 230 firefighters from the two departments rotating through the annual training. In this year’s training, North Metro and …