Deer Creek Canyon Park Fire

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Deer Creek Canyon Park Fire Around 4:30 on August 15th, 2019 Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District responded to a possible wildland fire next to Station 4 off Grizzle Dr. & Rattlesnake Gulch Trail in Jefferson County. Crews arrived to a wind driven wildland interface fire burning in heavy fuels in rough terrain with about 10 to 15 foot flames. The fire …

EMILY Remote Controlled Rescue

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EMILY Remote Controlled Rescue Denver Fire Department received their new high speed rescue robot called E.M.I.L.Y. (Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard), made by Hydronalix, which is a remote controlled robotic rescue boat that has Sonar to help swimmers stay afloat until a rescuer arrives, and also provides Sonar, which is courtesy of the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). EMILY, which also …

Denver Colfax Transformer Fire

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Denver Transformer Fire After 11:00 on August 14th, 2019 Denver Fire Department responded to reported fire at Atlas Metals 1835 W. Colfax Ave. Crews arrived to sparks from electrical transformer that dropped to the ground creating exterior trash fire that slightly damaged the outside of the building. Xcel was called to the scene and no injuries were reported. Additional information provided by …

Aurora Multi-Family Structure Fire

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Aurora Structure Fire At 13:32 on August 14th, 2019 Aurora 911 Emergency Communications dispatched Aurora Fire Rescue to a structure fire at 10288 E. 6th Ave. Ladder 2 arrived to a 2-story multi-family residential with nothing showing, and went interior and found heavy smoke conditions. Engine 2 pulled a 1 3/4 line in to the fire unit, and Ladder 2 started …

Lake Pueblo Brush Fire

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Lake Pueblo Brush Fire Around 13:15 on August 13th, 2019 Pueblo County Sheriff Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) Fire Team was dispatched to the west end of Lake Pueblo for a reported brush fire. Smoke was visible before crews could get on scene. Pueblo County Delta 15 advised once on scene that the fire was approximately 1/4 acre in size and …

Pueblo Baltimore Ave Structure Fire

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Pueblo Structure Fire On August 13th, 2019 around 13:00 Pueblo Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the 3400 block of Baltimore Ave. The caller reported a burning smell in her unit but no flames or smoke seen. Focused Response Unit 82 arrived on scene and had nothing showing and made entrance into the building to investigate. Crews began …

Colorado Springs Live Fire Training 2019

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Live Fire Training On August 13th, 2019 the Colorado Springs Fire Department crews were able to train with live fire at a donated structure in the 100 block of E. Cheyenne Rd. Crews that attended ran three separate scenarios with the additional help of several firefighters from Colorado Springs’ sister city Nuevas Casas Grandes, Mexico. Units in Attendance: Battalion Chief …

South Metro Centennial Car vs House

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Centennial Car vs House At 05:40 on August 12th, 2019 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a car vs. house accident at 7231 S. Franklin St. in Centennial. When crews arrived, they found a vehicle against the home and significant damage to one corner of the structure. The residents were home when the accident occurred and safely evacuated without injuries. …

South Metro Engine 13 Accident

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South Metro Engine 13 Accident At 23:55 on August 10th, 2019 South Metro Fire Rescue Engine 13 was involved in a traffic collision in front of the fire station located at 6290 W. Coal Mine Rd. in Jefferson County. The Engine was responding to a fire alarm and was turning left (westbound) onto Coal Mine and was struck by an …

Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut Party 2020

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Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut The 2020 Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut Party was held at the Armory Performing Arts Center in Brighton on August 10th, 2019. Hundreds came out to see the puppies, meet with the “fan favorite” firefighters that were back to show their support, get their calendars, have them signed and help raise money for Lifeline Puppy Rescue, a …

Southeast Weld Pancake Breakfast 2019

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Pancake Breakfast Southeast Weld Fire Protection District hosted their annual pancake breakfast on August 10th, 2019 at Station 1 in Keenesburg. The community came out to meet with firefighters, enjoy a pancake breakfast, ham, and eggs by the members of the fire district. After breakfast, the Fair Parade celebrating agriculture, rodeo, local business and local schools was held, part of the Southeast …

Front Range Station 2 Pancake Breakfast 2019

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Front Range Pancake Breakfast On August 10th, 2019 Front Range Fire Rescue hosted their second of 2 annual pancake breakfasts, this one at Station 2 in Milliken. Breakfast goers were entertained by Chief Michael West playing bagpipes. The event is held in conjunction with Milliken’s Beef ‘n Bean Day and along with the breakfast includes a parade, fun and games …

Littleton Condo Fire

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Littleton Condo Fire At 01:24 on August 10th, 2019 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to reports of an apartment building fire at 5873 S. Prince St. in Littleton.  First arriving Engine 11 found a large 3 story multiple dwelling with a working fire on the 3rd floor, Charlie side.  Engine and Medic 11 stretched a horizontal standpipe from the alpha side …

Golden Downtown Water Rescue

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Golden Water Rescue At 19:29 on August 9th, 2019 Golden Fire Department responded to water rescue in the area of W 10th St. & Washington St. JeffCom advised patient was pulled out of Clear Creek and CPR in progress. Engine 21 arrived to find the patient closer to Ford St. at 11th St. on the south side of the creek. AMR …

Colorado Firefighter Calendar Debut Party 2020

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Colorado Firefighter Calendar Debut Party The Colorado Firefighter Calendar held their 2020 Debut Party in the Seawell Ballroom at the Denver Center for Performing Arts on August 9th, 2019.  A large crowd turned out to meet with firefighters, see who made the beefsteak style calendar and obtain their personal copies.  Proceeds benefit the Pediatric Burn Center at Children’s Hospital Colorado. …

South Metro Front End Loader Fire

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South Metro Tractor Fire At 12:01 on August 9th, 2019 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported commercial vehicle fire at 7120 S. Jordan Rd. in Centennial. Quint 35 arrived on scene and found a large CAT front end loader fully engulfed in fire.  Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire before it was able to spread.  No …