Windsor Magnesium Fire

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Windsor Magnesium Fire At 12:40 on October 25th, 2012 Windsor-Severance Fire Rescue responded to a magnesium fire at 124 Main St. Engine 1 arrived on scene and found two pallets of magnesium, that was to be recycled on fire behind the business.  Firefighters protected exposures until a front-end loader with dirt from the Town of Windsor arrived to help extinguish …

Castle Rock Trapped MVA

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Castle Rock Trapped MVA Castle Rock Fire Rescue responded to a motor vehicle accident in the area north of the Outlets on October 19th, 2012. Crews arrived to one patient that was trapped which required extrication, and the patient was transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

Denver Black Hawk Way House Fire

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Denver Attic Fire On October 19th, 2012 at 13:05 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a outside smoke investigation at 555 Blackhawk Way in Montbello. Crews arrived and found smoke showing from the roof, prompting dispatch to fill the group to a structure fire. Engine 29 laid in while Truck 2 extended to the roof, Engine 9 assigned as RIT. …

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. …

Loveland I-25 Rollover Hazmat

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Loveland I-25 Rollover On October 8th, 2012 at 09:14 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority was dispatched to an MVA with extrication at I-25 & Hwy. 34.  Initial reports were a semi rolled over onto another vehicle, however upon arrival the first due determined the vehicle was being transported by the semi in question and no extrication was needed as no parties …

Hudson Wild West Corn Maze

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Wild West Corn Maze Hudson Fire Protection District joined in on the fun at the annual Wild West Maze on October 5th, 2012 at 6876 Weld County Rd. 47 in Hudson. The community came out to see the fire engines and enjoy the 25-acre corn maze, pick-your-own-pumpkin, barrel train rides, Colorado‛s largest bale pyramid-bale maze and North Colorado Med Evac …

Commerce City Commercial Fire

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Commercial Structure Fire Around 16:30 on September 26th, 2012 South Adams County Fire Department was alerted to a structure fire at 5350 E. 52nd Ave. in Commerce City. First due units found a building under construction with fire conditions. Units set up a master stream operations and hand lines to attack the fire. The fire was quickly put under control …

Golden Elm Circle Condo Fire

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Golden Condo Fire Around 16:25 on September 24th, 2012 Golden Fire Department responded to Briarwood Commons on Elm Circle. Crews arrived to a heavy fire showing from the 2nd floor porch. The fire spread into the attic space and the surrounding units. One family dog and two cats were rescued. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire …

Lafayette Glenwood Drive House Fire

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Lafayette House Fire On September 24th, 2012 around 12:30 Lafayette Fire Department responded to a confirmed deck fire at 807 Glenwood Dr. Engine 2601 arrived to a 3-story single-family dwelling with heavy fire from the Bravo-Charlie sides of the structure quickly advancing throughout with threatened exposures starting to catch, and conditions quickly deteriorating. Crews did a 360 defensive attack then …

Superior 2nd Alarm House Fire

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2nd Alarm Basement Fire On September 23rd, 2012 around 02:30 Rocky Mountain Fire District was dispatched to a structure fire at 3929 S. Torreys Peak Dr. in Superior. Battalion Chief 2460 arrived and reported heavy smoke and flames from a 2-story single-family residential. Ladder 2416 arrived and after a 360, reported heavy fire on the Charlie and Delta side, and …

Highway 7 Trapped MVA

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Highway 7 Trapped MVA On September 21st, 2012 at 15:51 Lafayette Fire Department & Mountain View Fire Rescue were dispatched to Hwy. 7 and County Line Rd. on a injury accident. Engine 2601 & Medic 2621 arrived to find 2 cars with heavy damage. Engine 2601 reported that extrication would be needed, and after an assessment of the vehicle in …

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 Honor Guard Training & Trooper Honored

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Trooper Honored in Training The Fort Collins Police Department Honor Guard with Poudre Fire Authority, Longmont Fire Department and others trained for the fallen on September 14th, 2012. After a week of training Fort Collins Color Guard graduated new members in service with a training funeral to put what they all have learned into use. The Funeral was a complete …