Lakewood Alameda Ave Multi-Vehicle MVA

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Lakewood MVA On December 31st, 2020 at 17:31 West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a MVA with a possible ejection on W. Alameda Ave. and Vance St. Engine 3 arrived to multi-car crash with heavy damage and possible patients in the street, and no extrication needed. One person was ejected, and three were transported to local hospitals. Additional information provided …

Arvada Newland Street Fire

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Arvada Structure Fire On December 30th, 2020 around 18:30 Arvada Fire Protection District with auto-aid from West Metro Fire Rescue responded to the 6700 block of Newland St. on a possible residential structure fire. Truck 54 arrived to nothing showing and pulled 1 3/4 line for primary search, rescue and fire control. Medic 55 established the water supply to Truck …

Lakewood South Reed Street Fire

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West Metro Apartment Fire On December 30th, 2020 at 14:58 West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire in the 1400 block of S. Reed St. in Lakewood. Jeffcom advised that 911 caller reporting fire in the apartment with heavy smoke and fire alarms activated. Engine 7 arrived on scene to a small two-story multi-family with nothing showing, …

Aurora South Kenton Court Fire

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Aurora Townhouse Fire On December 30th, 2020 at approximately 11:45 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire in the 2700 block of S. Kenton Ct. Engine 10 arrived on scene and observed smoke coming from the alpha side of the two-story townhome. Crews quickly extinguished a fire in a second story bathroom and were on scene …

Aurora Restaurant Fire

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Aurora Restaurant Fire Around 11:36 on December 30th, 2020 Aurora Fire Rescue responded to a possible working fire at the Burger King, 12119 E. Mississippi Ave. Engine 2 arrived on scene to a one-story working structure fire with smoke from the roof, secured their own water supply and started fire attack. Crews found fire in the hood system, and Rescue …

Denver North Mead Street Fire

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Denver Structure Fire On December 30th, 2020 at 08:16 Denver Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the 2600 block of N. Meade St. Engine 12 arrived to smoke showing from a one-story residential on the Delta side. Crews found a room and contents fire, and rescued one victim and dog from the structure. Command requested additional ambulance …

Brighton Commercial Structure Fire

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Brighton Commercial Fire On December 28th, 2020 around 04:30 Adcom dispatched Brighton Fire Rescue District Engine 52 to an outside smoke investigation in the 100 block of E. Bridge St. Engine 52 arrived in the area and started the investigation. Upon further investigation Engine 52 found smoke showing from the roof of a single-story commercial building and started a full …

Denver Auto Repair Shop Fire

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Denver Commercial Fire On December 27th, 2020 at 13:09 Denver Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire in the 4000 block of Walnut St. Engine 9 arrived to a fully involved building fire in an auto repair shop and laid in. Engine 3 arrived and went to work on Engine 9’s plug and pulled a 2nd line in. Chief …

Denver Capital Hill Rollover

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Denver Rollover On December 2020 Denver Fire Department was alerted to a auto accident with parties trapped at E. 12th Ave. and Washington St. Crews arrived to a rollover with a party trapped. One patient was transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries. Denver Police Department & Denver Paramedics

Arapahoe County Landfill Garbage Fire

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Arapahoe County Garbage Fire At 15:00 on December 25th 2020 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to several reports of heavy smoke coming from the top of DADS landfill, located at 3500 S. Gun Club Rd. in Arapahoe County. Engine 23 saw the plume of smoke from their station and additional resources were dispatched. Access to the scene was challenging and …

Highlands Ranch Dog Ice Rescue

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Highlands Ranch Dog Rescue At 12:39 on December 25th, 2020 South Metro Fire Rescue  responded to a 911 call reporting a dog had fallen through the ice at Cheese Ranch Park in Highlands Ranch. When Firefighters from Station 17 arrived a short time later, the dog was already under water. A Firefighter wearing a dry suit immediately attempted a search …

2021 5280Fire Calendar

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2021 5280Fire Calendar We are happy to announce our 2021 5280Fire Calendar! The calendar features photographs of some of the fire departments that we have covered. The price is a minimum donation of $35 or more with free shipping and handling for anyone in the United States. For a limited time, every donation will receive a complementary 5280Fire “I Supported” …

Westminster Lowell Blvd Rollover

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Westminster Rollover At 13:09 on December 24th, 2020 Westminster Communications Center dispatched Westminster Fire Department  to a accident at W. 75th Ave. & Lowell Blvd. Westminster Police Department arrived on scene to a rolled over vehicle with occupants still inside and a second car off the road. Engine 1 and Medic 1 arrived on scene and firefighters were able to …

Denver South Newton Street Fire

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Denver Structure Fire At 04:08 on December 24th, 2020 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire on 27 S. Newton St. in Barnum. Engine 20 arrived first on scene confirming smoke in the area from a fully engulfed 15×20 detached garage upon arrival, laying the water supply from Ellsworth Ave. and Newton St. and Engine 23 with the …

Centennial Commercial Fire

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South Metro Commercial Fire At 13:21 on December 23rd, 2020 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported commercial structure fire at 9697 E. County Rd. in Centennial. Crews arrived on scene and found a small rubbish fire at the rear of the building that spread to the building’s façade. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and checked the interior …

Douglas County Barn Fire

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South Metro Barn Fire At 11:29 on December 23rd, 2020 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a working barn fire in the 6700 block of Chalet Circle in unincorporated Douglas County. Engine 43 arrived to a single-story barn with fire showing, stretched a horizontal standpipe for fire attack in the offensive strategy. Due to no water hydrants in the area, …

Westminster Mobile Home Fire

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Westminster Mobile Home Fire At 17:34 on December 22nd, 2020 Westminster Fire Department with auto-aid from Adams County Fire Rescue was dispatched to a mobile home fire in the 8600 block of Zuni St. Battalion 1 arrived first on scene to a fully involved mobile home and vehicle threatening a second trailer. Engine 2 arrived on scene, secured their own …