Trooper Groves Memorial

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Trooper Dan Groves Memorial A Celebration of Life Memorial Ceremony for Corporal Dan Groves of the Colorado State Patrol was held on March 21st, 2019 at the LifeBridge Church in Longmont. Groves died on March 13th, 2019 when he was struck by a vehicle that lost control in a blizzard on I-76 near mile marker 47 in Weld County, he …

Morrison Highway 285 Accident

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West Metro High Angle Rescue At 11:03 on March 16th, 2019 JeffCom dispatched out West Metro Fire Rescue to a auto accident with a possible vehicle off the road on southbound Hwy 285 at three miles west of C-470. Crews arrived to a vehicle that went over the embankment about 200 feet into a ditch, and a request was made for a …

Hillrose-Snyder Pancake Dinner 2019

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Hillrose-Snyder Pancake Dinner The Hillrose-Snyder Fire Department held their annual pancake dinner at the Hillrose Fire Hall on March 16th, 2019.  The community came out in force to meet with firefighters, check out the apparatus and enjoy green pancakes.  The annual event serves as a fundraiser for the volunteer department.

Westminster Federal Blvd Restaurant Fire

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Westminster Restaurant Fire At approximately 20:00 on March 15th, 2019 Westminster Communications Center dispatched Westminster Fire Department to a commercial structure fire at 7055 Federal Blvd. at the Arbys. Engine 1 arrived on scene to a commercial building with smoke showing from the roof, and pulled a 1 3/4 line in for fire attack with fire extending to the roof. Truck …

Arapahoe County Trenton Way 2nd Alarm

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South Metro 2nd Alarm At 15:56 on March 15th, 2019 MetCom received multiple reports of an apartment fire at Covington at Cherry Creek, located at 2172 S. Trenton Way in Arapahoe County. While responding, 911 callers reported people trapped, companies reported a plume of smoke in the air and a 2nd Alarm was transmitted. Upon arrival Engine 22 reported heavy …

Colorado Springs MVC Extrication

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Colorado Springs MVC Extrication At approximately 13:50 on March 15th, 2019 Colorado Springs Fire Department Engine 10 was dispatched by Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center to the intersection of N. Carefree Circle and N. Academy Blvd. En route, Engine 10 requested a truck company to respond due to the incident notes stating a vehicle has rolled several times. Engine …

Colorado Springs Culpepper Court Gas Leak

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Colorado Springs Gas Leak At 17:15 on March 14th, 2018 Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center dispatched Colorado Springs Fire Department Engine 15, Haz-Mat 14 and Battalion 4 to the 5000 block of Culpepper Court for an odor of gas. On scene, Engine 14 reported the RP was digging up a tree in the front yard and struck a gas line. Engine 15 established …

Denver Mead Street Fire

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Denver Meade Street Fire At 13:56 on March 14th, 2019 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a single family structure fire in the 4800 block of N. Mead St. Engine 17 arrived and laid in from W. 49th Ave. & Meade St. with heavy fire on the outside of single story residential with a well involved RV trailer on fire in …

Loveland 2nd Alarm Firehouse Storage Fire

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Loveland 2nd Alarm Fire At 01:03 on March 12th, 2019 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority was dispatched out from Loveland Emergency Communications Center (LECC) to a commercial fire at the Firehouse Storage 2600 S. Lincoln Ave. Engine 1 arrived to a large single story storage unit complex with smoke and flames showing, pulled the yellow line in for fire attack in defensive operations. Battalion 1 …

Loveland Lon Hagler Reservoir Water Rescue

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Loveland Water Rescue At 13:09 on March 11th, 2019 Loveland Emergency Communications Center (LECC) dispatched out Loveland Fire Rescue Authority, Berthoud Fire Protection District & Thompson Valley EMS to a water rescue at the Lon Hagler Reservoir on W. County Rd. 16 in unincorporated Larimer County. Engine 3 arrived on scene and crews found a party in the water with a capsized boat, …

Colorado Springs Willow Grove Fire

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Colorado Springs Apartment Fire At approximately 04:15 on March 11th, 2019 Colorado Springs Fire Department was dispatched by Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center to the 2400 block of Willow Tree Grove to a possible structure fire. Engine 8 arrived on scene, and reported audible alarms and smoke showing from the second floor. Engine 8 and Squad 8 pulled 1 ¾ attack line …

Front Range Ground Cover Fire

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Weld County Brush Fire At approximately 15:05 on March 10th, 2019 Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) dispatched Front Range Fire Rescue of a ground cover fire in the 26000 block of Weld County Road 13 in unincorporated Weld County. Upon arrival crews found a fire in a grass pasture burning short flashy fuels. Brush 2931 and Brush 2932 set a …

Weld County Single Vehicle Accident

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Front Range Traffic Accident At 13:02 on March 10th, 2019 Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) alerted Front Range Fire Rescue of a traffic accident with unknown injuries in the 6300 block of Weld County Road 50 in unincorporated Weld County. Upon arrival to a single vehicle in a ditch Engine 2901 took command and hazards, Medic 2921 checked for …

Weld County Vehicle Into Building

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Vehicle Into Building At 20:04 on March 8th, 2019 Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) dispatched Platteville-Gilcrest Fire Protection District to the report of a car into a building in the 700 block of Vasquez Blvd. in Platteville. Platteville-Gilcrest Battalion 1, Engine 3601, Engine 3602, and Banner Health Paramedic Services all responded to find an SUV almost completely inside a …

Loveland Dive Rescue Training

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Ice / Dive Rescue Training On March 8th, 2019 Loveland Fire Rescue Authority A shift Special Operations Dive Team members conducted ice/dive rescue training at a small pond in Loveland. Crews in ice rescue suits provided on water/ice support to the SCUBA equipped divers while other duty personnel served as shore support. A Rapid Deployment Craft (RDC) was utilized to …

Wheat Ridge Fenton Street Chimney Fire

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West Metro Chimney Fire At 17:49 on March 3rd, 2019 West Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched by JeffCom to a possible structure fire in the 3500 block of Fenton St. Engine 16 arrived to a small single-story family residential with a working fire on the Alpha side, pulled a 1 ¾ line for fire attack in the offensive strategy, and established their …

Arvada West 59th Ave Chimney Fire

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Arvada Chimney Fire At 20:45 on March 2nd, 2019 Arvada Fire Protection District was dispatched to a structure fire in the area of W. 59th Ave. and Kipling Pkwy. JeffCom received multiple calls reporting flames from the roof. Engine 51 was first on scene and reported a working structure fire in a chimney, pulled a 1 ¾ line for offensive …