Westminster Chimney Fire

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West 103rd Dr. Chimney Fire At 18:30 on December 30th, 2012 Westminster Fire Department was alerted to a chimney fire in the 11400 block of W. 103rd Dr. and spreading to the roof. Battalion 3 arrived and advised of a 2-story single family dwelling with fire showing through the roof. Engine 4 arrived and took a supply line to Engine 2. Truck …

Arvada West 52nd Ave Restaurant Fire

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Arvada Restaurant Fire December 17th, 2012 at 02:16 Arvada Fire Protection District was alerted to a reported commercial structure fire at 7490 W. 52nd Ave. at the Bennett’s Bar-B-Que Restaurant. Dispatch advised responding companies of multiple 911 calls that fire seen from the chimney. First due Engine 51 arrived to flames showing from the attic space, established a water supply …

Arvada West 59th Place Attic Fire

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Arvada Attic Fire At 00:43 on December 1st, 2012 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a confirmed structure fire in the 10200 block of W. 59th Pl. in the Grace Place neighborhood. Crews arrived on scene to a 2-story apartment building with smoke showing from the roof and eves, and started fast attack on the fire from the attic space. The cause …

Edgewater Lamar Street House Fire

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Edgewater House Fire Around 08:15 on November 26th, 2012 Edgewater Fire Department responded to a house fire in the W. 2400 block of Lamar St. Crews arrived to smoke showing with auto-aid from West Metro Fire Rescue & Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District. Crews got a quick knock of the fire with no extension into the attic. The fire is …

Randall Atkinson Memorial

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Randy Atkinson Memorial Randy Atkinson, passed away at the age of 60 on October 9th, 2012. Randy began serving his community in 1972 at the age of 19 years old when he joined the Denver Fire Department and Local 858. He was elected President of the Colorado Professional Fire Fighters-CPFF in 1995 and elected IAFF 9th District Vice-President in 2007. …

IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial 2012

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Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial On September 17th, 2012 the 26th annual IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial was held with thousands of families, friends, loved ones, and firefighters from all across the country and Canada, honored the fallen that given their lives in the line of duty, the ceremony was held at Memorial Park in Colorado Springs. 154 fallen fire fighters …

Fort Collins Fatal House Fire

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2nd Alarm Fatal House Fire At 23:11 on August 20th, 2012 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a reported structure fire at 2620 Lodi Court in Fort Collins. First due Engine 4 arrived on scene to a two-story, wood-frame, single-family dwelling, with some smoke showing.  Tower 1 began a primary search but was hindered due to the large amount of material on …

Denver Haz-Mat Response

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Denver Haz-Mat Response On July 15th, 2012 at approximately 11:00 Denver Fire Department responded to a hazardous materials incident at the Gold Star Sausage Company, 2800 Walnut St. Firefighters donned protective clothing to investigate, mitigate and resolve the situation. No injuries were reported. Units on Scene: Chief 2, Engine 6, Engine 9, Tower 9, Decon 9, Hamer 1, Rescue 1 …

Denver Officer Hollis Memorial

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Celena Hollis Memorial Denver Police Department Officer Celena Hollis Memorial was held on June 30th, 2012 at the Denver First Church of the Nazarene in Englewood. Thousands came out to honor Hollis from law enforcement, fire departments, and first responders including officers from Detroit Police Department. Officer Hollis was shot and killed at City Park Jazz Festival on June 24th, …

Flagstaff Fire

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Flagstaff Fire The Flagstaff Fire, which was also called the Bison Fire at the beginning located in Boulder County. The fire started on June 26th, 2012, from a lightning strike off Flagstaff Rd. & Bison Dr. around 13:15. The fire was contained on July 2nd, 2012 with a reported 300 acres burned.