Aurora Water Rescue
On July 23rd, 2023 at approximately 09:25 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a water rescue at Aurora Reservoir. Aurora 911 Emergency Communications advised responding units that a paddle boarder was in the water. Battalion Chief 4 and Engine 17 responded to the scuba beach while other units responded to the boat ramp area. The paddle boarder was able to exit the reservoir near the swim beach and meet up with park rangers and firefighters. No injuries were reported. Rangers assisted with the recovery of the paddle board and transport back to the parking area.
Units on Scene:
Aurora: Battalion Chief 3, Battalion Chief 4, Engine 13, Engine 14, Engine 17, Ladder 6, Ladder 13, Brush 13 , Engine 5 (Cancelled), Ladder 5 (Cancelled) & Heavy Rescue 5 (Cancelled)
South Metro Fire Rescue: Safety 35 (Cancelled) & Dive 31 (Cancelled)
Falck: Medic 107