Lime Gulch Fire

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Lime Gulch Fire The Lime Gulch Fire started on June 19th, 2013 near the Chair Rock area in Foxton. The wildland fire burned 511 acres, and contained on June 23rd, 2013. The fire was started by lightning, and originally called the Chair Rock Fire.

Sheridan Blvd T-Bone MVA

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Sheridan Blvd MVA Around 11:00 on June 18th, 2013 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District & Denver Fire Department responded to a t-bone accident at W. 38th Ave. & Sheridan Blvd. Crews arrived to a 2-vehicle collision with heavy damage in the intersection and checked for injuries. Crews worked with a patient trapped in the vehicle, and both directions on Sheridan …

I-70 Tractor Trailer Fire

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Denver West Tractor Trailer Fire At 21:52 on June 13th, 2013 West Metro Fire Rescue & Pleasant View Fire Department responded to a possible semi on fire at eastbound I-70 at Denver West. Engine 41 arrived to find a working tractor trailer on fire, and pulled a line for fire attack. Engine 6 arrived and pulled in a second line, and Engine 2 set-up …

Westminster Ingalls Street Natural Gas Explosion

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Westminster Natural Gas Explosion At 11:35 on November 11th, 2013 Westminster Fire Department was alerted to a possible explosion in the 9300 block of Ingalls St. Dispatch advised that other emergency communications centers in the metro area were receiving calls on the explosion. Crews arrived in the area to find two heavily damaged homes with fire and numerous other exposures damaged. …

Hot Air Balloon Accident

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Hot Air Balloon Accident Around 09:00 on June 8th, 2013 Rocky Mountain Fire District was alerted of a hot air balloon that crash landed in the area of Hwy. 93 & W. 120th Ave. (128). Crews arrived and started the investigation, and found the crash on the inside edge of the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge off Indian St. Crews had …

Fort Collins Duplex Fire

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Fort Collins Duplex Fire At 13:15 on June 6th, 2013 Poudre Fire Authority was called to 3115 Sumac St. in southwest Fort Collins. Engine 3 arrived to a duplex on fire that had extended into the attic. A resident in the adjacent unit was rescued and transported from the scene to a local hospital. Units battled temperatures in the 90’s, …

Lakewood Wright Street 2nd Alarm Fire

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2nd Alarm Fire At 12:53 on May 31st, 2013 West Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a confirmed commercial structure fire at 412 Wright St. in Lakewood. Engine 6 arrived to find a 2-story multi-family dwelling with smoke showing on the Alpha side, began fast attack and accessed the 2nd floor where heavy fire was found. District 2 arrived and took over Wright …

Fort Collins 3rd Alarm Apartment Fire

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3rd Alarm Apartment Fire At 03:54 on May 21st, 2013 Poudre Fire Authority responded to the report of an apartment fire at 1245 E. Lincoln Ave. in Fort Collins at the Buffalo Run Apartments. Engine 6 arrived to heavy fire from the exterior of a three-story, wood-frame building. The fire spread quickly up the wall and into the attic, plus …

Colorado Fallen Firefighters Memorial 2013

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Colorado Fallen Firefighters Memorial The 12th annual Colorado Fallen Firefighters was held on May 11th, 2013 at at Belmar Park in Lakewood. Families of the fallen, and citizens remember the firefighters who gave the ultimate sacrifice, with a fire apparatus parade preceding the remembrance ceremony. The following firefighters were added to the memorial this year were: Donald E. Felton II 10/27/2012 Southern Park …

Denver Bus Fire

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Denver Bus Fire Denver Fire Department was called out to a bus fire at W. 17th Ave. & Welton St. Crews arrived to a Arrow Stage Lines bus with smoke showing, crews got the fire under control quickly.  Units on Scene: District 2, Engine 1 & Tower 1  Denver Police Department

Poudre Commercial Building Fire

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2nd Alarm Commercial Fire On May 6th, 2013 at 08:17 Poudre Fire Authority responded to a report of smoke coming off the roof and a fire alarm sounding at a one story commercial building at 2400 Midpoint Dr. Engine 6 arrived and found a haze of smoke in the area and were informed by occupants that they thought the fire in an interior …

Thornton Milky Way Apartment Fire

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Thornton Apartment Fire On May 05th, 2013 Thornton Fire Department responded to outside fire in the 1200 block of Milky Way. Crews arrived to a brush on fire and on the exterior of the building. Crews got the fire out quickly and the fire is under investigation. Units on Scene: Battalion 71, Engine 71, Medic 71, Engine 72, Medic 72 …

Edgewater 2nd Alarm Apartment Fire

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Edgewater 2nd Alarm At 22:25 on April 1st, 2013 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District responded to a possible structure fire at 2620 Kendall St. in Edgewater with auto-aid from West Metro Fire Rescue & Fairmount Fire Protection District. Engine 73 arrived on scene to a multi-family apartment complex with smoke showing and established their own water supply and started fire attack with Engine …

Fort Collins Kingston Circe House Fire

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Fort Collins House Fire On March 29th, 2013 at 10:38 Poudre Fire Authority was alerted to a structure fire at 3506 Kingston Circle in Fort Collins. Engine 5 arrived to a split-level, single-family home with fire coming from the front windows, extending into the attic and spreading upstairs from the inside. Crews were able to attack the fire while searching the …