Doors Open Denver 2016

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2016 Doors Open Denver The Denver Fire Department and the Denver Firefighters Museum were among dozens of entities who participated in Doors Open Denver (DOD) on April 23rd – 24th 2016. DOD is an annual two-day event that provides opportunities for residents and visitors to explore some of the unique, high profile and historic structures in Denver. DFD opened up …

Denver Commercial Warehouse Fire

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Denver Commercial Fire At approximately 19:40 on April 22nd, 2016 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire in a commercial warehouse at 5000 41st Ave. Crews found heavy smoke on arrival, and made quick work of a rooftop fire at a commercial marijuana grow operation. No injuries were reported. Units on Scene: Chief 2, Chief 4, Ops …

Commerce City Residential Fire

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Commerce City Residential Fire At approximately 11:00 on April 11th, 2016, the South Adams County Fire Department was dispatched to a residential structure fire at 6820 Niagra St. in Commerce City. The first responding unit arrived on scene and found smoke and flames coming from a one-story clapboard residence. Firefighters hit a hydrant across the street and were able to …

Denver River Rescue

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Denver River Rescue At approximately 17:30 on April 28th, 2016 Denver Fire Department responded to a river rescue in the South Platte River near Denargo St. and Arkins Ct.  A male subject on railroad right-of-way attempted to flee Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad Police by crossing across the river when he became stuck. A member of the water rescue team …

Westminster Lowell Blvd Apartment Fire

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Westminster Apartment Fire At 12:30 on April 9th, 2016 Westminster Fire Department responded to a apartment fire in the area of Lowell Blvd. & Bradburn Dr. Engine 2 arrived to the at the Mountain Terrace Apartments with fire showing, Engine 2 started fire attack with fire from bushes, which extended to the side of the structure. Units on Scene: Westminster: Battalion 1, …

Denver Rockies Inn Fire

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Denver Rockies Inn Fire On April 1st, 2016 at approximately 17:00 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire in the former Rockies Inn on Evans Ave. near I-25. Firefighters arrived on scene and found heavy flames and smoke spreading through the building. Smoke could be scene from throughout the metro area.  Crews were on scene several hours battling …