Fairmount Arbutus Street House Fire

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Fairmount House Fire At 12:55 on January 27th, 2016 Fairmount Fire Protection District with auto-aid from Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District responded to a structure fire in the 5300 block of Arbutus St. in Arvada. Engine 33 arrived and found a small single-story residential structure with smoke showing from the eves and pulled a 1 3/4 line in for fire attack. …

Wheat Ridge Vehicle Into House

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Vehicle Into House At 18:06 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District was alerted to a possible vehicle into a house at W. 33rd Ave. & Harlan St. Battalion 71 arrived to a full size SUV into a house with a second house involved. Engine 73 arrived and checked for injuries, and Engine 71 was assigned to check the stability of the …

Evergreen House Fire

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Evergreen House Fire On January 11th, 2016 around 17:30 Evergreen Fire Protection District responded to a possible structure fire at Aspen Dr. & Ponderosa Dr. in the Floyd Hill area. Crews arrived on scene to a fully involved home, and quickly requested mutual-aid from Genesee Fire Protection District, Foothills Fire Protection District & Clear Creek Fire Authority. Crews worked an …

Denver Ice Rescue Training

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Ice Rescue Training Firefighters from the Denver Fire Department took advantage of the warmer weather on January 2nd, 2016 to engage in ice rescue training in City Park.  Despite the frigid temperatures in the area over the holidays, local lakes and waterways can be hazardous for people and their pets.  Crews from the water rescue team, Station 8 and Station …

Arvada Wadsworth Structure Fire

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Wadsworth Structure Fire At 9:52 on January 2nd, 2016 Arvada Fire Protection District Dispatch Center alerted crews to a structure fire at 6475 Wadsworth Blvd in the Scenic Heights Professional Building. First arriving Arvada Police Department reported smoke and flames showing on the South side of the building. Medic 54 arrived and confirmed there was heavy black smoke showing from the …

Denver Zenobia Street House Fire

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Denver House Fire At 20:440 on December 16th, 2015 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a reported house on fire in the 4100 block of Zenobia St. Engine 17 arrived to a single-story single-family home with smoke showing on the Charlie side of the structure, secured their own water supply, and laid in from the plug at W. 41st Ave. to the …

Candy Cane Festival 2015

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Candy Cane Festival Adams County Fire Rescue joined Santa Claus at the 15th Annual Candy Cane Festival at Hammond’s Candies in Adams County on December 11th and 12th, 2015. Despite the fluctuation in weather, the Adams County engine was just as big a hit as the candy and Santa himself. Other activities included a horse-drawn carriage, trolley rides, cookie decorating, …

Poudre 2nd Alarm Apartment Fire

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2nd Alarm Apartment Fire At 05:13 on December 1st, 2015 Poudre Fire Authority was alerted to an apartment fire at 1050 Hobbit St. in Fort Collins. Crews arrived approximately four minutes later and discovered fire in the attic. The fire was brought under control in about 15 minutes. Damage was confined to a portion of the wall around the fireplace.  Residents were …

Lake Loveland Dive Rescue

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Loveland Dive Rescue Around 22:02 on November 28th, 2015, 2015 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority was dispatched to a report of a vehicle into Lake Loveland at the intersection of Colorado Ave. & Eisenhower Blvd. Dispatch aired that civilians were jumping into the water to free the driver from the sinking vehicle. Battalion 1 requested for a full dive team response …

Trooper Jursevics Memorial

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Trooper Jaimie Jursevics Memorial A Celebration of Life Ceremony for Trooper Jaimie Jursevics of the Colorado State Patrol was held on November 23rd, 2015 at the Denver First Church of the Nazarene. Thousands came out to honor her with a large procession including law enforcement, fire departments and medical responders from all over the state, region and nation. Jursevics was 33 years-old, …

Lake Arbor Kitchen Fire

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Arvada Kitchen Fire At 16:35 on November 22nd, 2015 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a possible structure fire in the 6200 block of W. 80th Pl. in Lake Arbor with multiple 911 calls. Engine 55 arrived to a 2-story single-family with nothing showing, and began investigation. Engine 55 reported smoke showing from the kitchen and from the eves, advised dispatch …

Poudre Knotwood Court Structure Fire

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Fort Collins Structure Fire At 11:39 on November 22, 2015 Poudre Fire Authority was alerted to a structure fire at 1506 Knotwood Court in Fort Collins. Engine 4 arrived to dark smoke and flames in the back of the residence. A second alarm was immediately called due to a confirmed structure fire and possible need for rescue. Engine 4 deployed an …

Olde Town Arvada House Fire

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Arvada House Fire At 10:39 on November 16th, 2015 Arvada Fire Protection District was alerted to a structure fire in the 7400 block of W. 59th Ave. in Olde Town. Engine 51 arrived to a small single-family home with a working fire, and pulled a 2 1/2 line in for for attack on the Alpha side in the defensive strategy. Engine 55 …

Poudre Apartment Fire

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2nd Alarm Apartment Fire At 08:49 on November 16, 2015 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a fire alarm at 250 W. Prospect Rd. The fire alarm call turned into an actual fire for firefighters in a student housing complex. Engine 3 arrived and found a three-story apartment building with smoke showing from the third floor. As they were preparing to enter the building, fire …

Elbert Open House 2015

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Elbert Open House Elbert Fire Protection District held their annual open house on November 14th, 2015. Community members were able to meet with firefighters, tour the station and check out the department’s apparatus including their new tender. Tender 232, a 2014 Peterbilt with a 3000-gallon tank arrived in May. The annual open house coincided with the Elbert Craft Fair.

Edgewater Marshall Street House Fire

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Edgewater House Fire At 14:13 on November 10th, 2015 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District responded to a structure fire in the 2000 block of Marshall St. in Edgewater with auto-aid from West Metro Fire Rescue and Fairmount Fire Protection District. A 911 caller reported all residents were out of the house, but family dogs were still possibly inside. Engine 73 arrived to …

Denver Industrial Fire

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Denver Industrial Fire At approximately 11:30 on November 9th, 2015 Denver Fire Department Chief 4, Engine 9 & Truck 9 were dispatched to a alarm in an industrial building at 3801 E. 50th Ave. Upon arrival crews discovered that a fire had sparked in a large industrial baling machine. The fire, which was suppressed by the building’s fire sprinkler, continued to smolder …

Arvada Double House Fire

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Arvada Double House Fire On October 18th, 2015 at 10:31 Arvada Fire Protection District was alerted to a residential structure fire in the 110121 of W. 70th Dr. with multiple 911 calls. While responding Engine 53 reported heavy smoke showing from W. 72nd Ave. & Kipling St. and Engine 57 advised a smoke plume from Station 57. Engine 53 arrived to …