Aurora Station 15 Grand Opening

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Aurora Station 15 Grand Opening Aurora Fire Rescue held the grand opening and dedication of Station 15 on May 15th, 2018. The new station, located at 1880 S. Flatrock Trail, will serve the Murphy Creek neighborhood and surrounding communities. The new station houses individual bunk rooms, office space, gym, kitchen, dayroom, community room and decontamination room for dirty bunker gear. …

Liberty Point High Angle Rescue

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Liberty Point High Angle Rescue Around 18:40 on May 14th, 2018 Pueblo West Fire Department was dispatched to Liberty Point on reports of a hiker that fell off of a cliff approximately 100 feet and was injured. Crews arrived and found the patient had fallen near railroad tracks that run through the Lake Pueblo State Park. Due to accessibility a …

2019 Colorado Firefighter Calendar Tryouts

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2019 Colorado FF Calendar Tryouts The 2019 Colorado Firefighter Calendar tryouts were held at the EXDO Event Center on May 12th, 2018. Fifteen firefighters faced off against celebrity judges to answer thought provoking questions and strut their across the catwalk, all in hopes of garnering a coveted spot in the beefcake style calendar. Net proceeds from the sale of calendars …

Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast 2018

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Federal Heights Pancake Breakfast The Federal Heights Fire Department and City Council held their annual pancake breakfast at their station on May 12th, 2018. Despite the cool weather and light drizzle, the community came out in force to meet with firefighters, the mayor, and city council member. The city provided a free breakfast consisting of pancakes, eggs, and sausage to …

Douglas County Plane Crash

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Douglas County Plane Crash At 20:23 on May 11th, 2018, South Metro Fire Rescue was alerted to an Alert 3 Aircraft Crash in the area of I-25 and RidgeGate Pkwy. Centennial Tower reported loss of contact in the area of I-25 and RidgeGate Pkwy. Crews were updated to a new location of Chambers Rd. and RidgeGate per DCSO. Crews were moved …

Denver 2nd Alarm Warehouse Fire

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Second Alarm Warehouse Fire At 17:20 on May 10th, 2018 Denver Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire at 840 W. 11th Ave with multiple 911 calls. Ops 2 arrived to a large warehouse with black smoke showing and fire showing through the roof. Engine 1 arrived and laid two lines, and started fire attack, Tower 1 arrived and …

Denver 3rd Alarm Fire

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3rd Under Construction Fire Just before 2:00 Denver Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 19th Ave & Grove St. Chief 6 arrived to a fully involved under construction 4-story multi-family, and went to defensive ops for arriving crews, and set-up command at 20th Ave. & Grove St. Crews arrived to heavy fire conditions with several aerial master …

Wheat Ridge Haz-Mat

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Wheat Ridge Haz-Mat At 13:14 on May 8th, 2018 Fairmount Fire Protection District received a hazardous materials call at 12901 W. 44th Ave. in Wheat Ridge. A semi-truck driver found a leak in one of the containers that he was hauling, unhooked it and called 911. Command on scene requested a full Haz-Mat response. The leak was contained to the …

Adams County Marion Circle Fire

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Adams County Marion Circle Fire At approximately 14:45 on May 7th, 2018 Adams County Fire Rescue was dispatched to the 7900 block of Marion Circle when a home owner called 911 to report a structure fire. The first unit arrived at 14:47 and saw a house with smoke coming from the front windows of the second floor. Firefighters began to …

Pueblo Vehicle Fire

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Pueblo Vehicle Fire The Pueblo Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire on May 6th, 2018 at 15 Douglas Lane on Pueblo’s north side around 14:30. Photographer Dustin was on scene before Engine 2 and Pueblo PD while investigating smoke in the area. Pueblo Police Department arrived and began to assist with scene control. Engine 2 was first due …

Westminster Station 5 Open House

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Station 5 Annual Open House Westminster Fire Department held their annual open house at Station 5 10100 Garland St. on May 5th, 2018. The community came out to meet with fire fighters and learn fire safety, tour the fire engines, ambulance, fire safety, kid’s obstacle course and fire truck rides. Flight for Life was also on hand with a landing …

Aurora Structure Fire

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Aurora Structure Fire April 4th, 2018 at 7:42 Aurora Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 15241 E. Radcliffe Dr. with Dispatch advising units that multiple 911 calls reporting flames showing. Engine 6 arrived on scene to a single family single story residential with heavy smoke showing on the alpha side and roof. Engine 6 pulled a 1 ¾ …

Wildhorse Motorhome Fire

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Wildhorse MotorHome Fire At 16:00 on May 1st, 2018 Pueblo County Sheriff Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) Fire Team was dispatched to the area of First Rd. in Wildhorse (Pueblo County) for a reported motorhome on fire. Crews found a fully involved RV and made quick work of it keeping it from spreading to adjacent buildings despite winds and Red Flag …

Pinewood Springs Station Dedication

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New Station Dedication The Pinewood Springs Fire Protection dedicated the Richard L. Wilcox Fire Station and Community Center in Larimer County on April 29th, 2018. The local community came out to meet with firefighters, tour the station, and enjoy light refreshments. The new station, named after a former fire chief, will increase response times, provide more storage space and allow …

Westminster Safe Kids Day

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Westminster Safe Kids Day The Safe Kids Day was held on April 28th, 2018 at the Orchard Town Center in Westminster. Kids of all ages enjoyed the fire truck & ambulance tours by Westminster Fire Department, police car tours by Westminster Police Department and K-9 demo, safety booths, bike helmet fitting and more. Children’s Hospital and Adams County Fire Rescue was …