Poudre Hay Stack Fire

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Poudre Hay Stack Fire At 11:58 on May 4th, 2012 Poudre Fire Authority responded for a report of a large haystack fire threatening multiple structures at 5200 N. Taft Rd. in LaPorte. Engine 7 arrived to find an approximate 25 x 75 stack of hay and straw well involved in fire. The property owners were attempting to keep the flames from spreading …

Denver Engine No. 4 Fire

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Engine No. 4 Fire At on May 4th, 2012 Denver Fire Department responded to the Denver Firefighters Museum for a vehicle fire. Retired DFD Engineer and Museum Volunteer, Dan Farley kept the fire under control until firefighters arrived. Crews arrived to the old Engine No. 4 fully involved from the engine. Crews were able to get a quick knock on …

Highlands Ranch Ashleigh Court Fire

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Highlands Ranch Garage Fire Around 13:00 on May 2nd, 2012 Littleton Fire Rescue with South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a house fire in the 1900 Ashleigh Court in Highlands Ranch. Crews arrived to a two-story residential with heavy fire and smoke showing. Crews pulled an attack line in and started fire attack. Crews got the fire under control and started …

Jeff Davis Memorial

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Jeff Davis Memorial Platte Canyon Fire Protection District Fire Chief Jeff Davis was honored on April 28th, 2012 at the Platte Canyon Community Church in Bailey. Davis was a Platte Canyon volunteer firefighter from 1985-1991, District Administrator/Fire Marshall from 1991-1999 and Fire Chief from 1999-2012, the first paid fire chief for the department. Davis underwent an operation to remove a brain …

Loveland Centerra Trapped MVA

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Loveland Trapped MVA Around noon on April 25th, 2012 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority responded to a accident with possible parties trapped at Centerra Parkway & Sky Pond Dr. Crews arrived to a T-bone style accident with significant intrusion found in one of the vehicles. Two patients required extrication, which took approximately 10 minutes. Three people were transported to a local …

Thornton Bomb Scare

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Thornton Bomb Scare Om April 23rd, 2012 Thornton Police Department and Thornton Fire Department were alerted to a suspicious device at the Bank of the West building on W. 120th Ave. and Washington St. Employees of the bank and other businesses in the building reported seeing a silver bottle on the north end of the building. Police and Fire crews …

Big Dry Creek Brush Fire

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Westminster Brush Fire On April 8th, 2012 Westminster Fire Department with mutual-aid from North Metro Fire Rescue was alerted to a grass fire at W. 128th Ave. & Huron St. Engine 6 arrived in the area and reported a fire behind the Casa Estates Mobile Home Park at 860 W. 132nd Ave. which was growing rapidly in the Big Dry …

Thornton Single Vehicle Rollover

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Thornton Single Vehicle Rollover Just before 16:00 on April 6th, 2012 Thornton Fire Department was alerted to a MVA behind the Wal-Mart at 7101 E. 128th Ave. with reports of one person trapped and children on board. Engine 75 requested an additional engine and medic. Engine 75 arrived to find a single vehicle accident with a car on its side. …

Arvada Ingalls Street Garage Fire

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Arvada Garage Fire At 12:30 on April 1st, 2012 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a reported structure fire in the 6600 block of Ingalls St. in Lamar Heights. Engine 55 arrived to smoke showing from the garage area, and got a quick knock on the fire. Arvada Police Department & Pridemark Paramedics

Golden Highway 6 Brush Fire

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Golden Brush Fire Just before 15:00 on March 28th, 2012 Golden Fire Department received a 911 call about a fire west of 6th Ave. just south of 19th St. in Golden. Chief 1 arrived and established command on Hwy. 6. and mutual-aid was immediately called out. Crews were able to fully contain the fire within 40 minutes, and approximately two …

Lower North Fork Fire

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Lower North Fork Fire The Colorado State Forest Service conducted a 50-acre prescribed burn in the Foxton area on March 22nd, 2012, crews patrolled the perimeter daily. Around 13:40 on March 26th, 2012 during a Red Flag Warning, crews spotted embers that blown in heavy winds across the perimeter, which started spot fires. Within 10 minutes 911 calls were coming …

Fort Collins Hoffman Mill Road Fire

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Shed & Trailer Fire   At 10:16 on March 22nd, 2012 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a possible structure fire at 1380 Hoffman Mill Rd. Crews arrived to a shed with a semi-trailer used for storage on fire, burned power landscaping equipment, mowers, ATV and miscellaneous tools. Damage estimated at $60,000, and the origin was determined to be inside the …

Northglenn Kitchen Fire

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North Metro Kitchen Fire At 16:49 on March 17th, 2012 North Metro Fire Rescue District responded to a structure fire in the 900 block of 115th Pl. in Northglenn. Engine 63 arrived to a two-story residence with smoke showing from the eves, and advanced a line in the offensive mode with Medic 63 and requested a major incident tone. After …

Westminster Ranch Creek Brush Fire

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Ranch Creek Brush Fire On March 17th, 2012 Westminster Fire Department responded to a brush fire at W. 120th Ave. & Federal Blvd. at Ranch Creek. Dispatch advised units en route that the fire was threatening homes. Crews arrived and started fast attack on a brush fire close to homes, crews were able to get control of the fire with …

Fort Collins University Ave Apartment Fire

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2nd Alarm Apartment Fire At 04:03 on March 17th, 2012 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a reported apartment fire at 1301 University Ave. in Fort Collins. Engine 2 arrived on scene to find a large volume of fire from the center upstairs apartment in a 3-story, wood-frame multi-family dwelling. The fire was also impinging on an adjacent building. Fort Collins …

Horsetooth Reservoir Boat Fires

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Suspicious Boat Fires At 01:43 on March 17th, 2012 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a reported boat fire at Horsetooth Storage, southwest of Inlet Bay at Horsetooth Reservoir and just off Larimer County Rd. 38E. Upon arrival firefighters found three boats well-involved in fire and impinging on others along with a motor home, storage building and vegetation. After making an …

Louisville Central Drive Fire

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Louisville Central Drive Fire Around 09:20 on March 16th, 2012 Lafayette Fire Department was alerted to a possible structure fire at 1053 Century Dr. Crews arrived to three-story multi-family with nothing showing. Crews found a small fire and quickly got control with no extension. Additional information provided by Lafayette Fire Department