Wheat Ridge Hotel Fire

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Wheat Ridge Hotel Fire At 05:31 on September 6th, 2020 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a commercial fire alarm at the American Motel, 10101 I-70 Frontage Rd. N. in Wheat Ridge. Rescue 52 arrived to a large five-story motel and started the investigation. Rescue 52 crew found smoke on the 2nd floor and the incident was upgraded to a …

Denver South Niagara Way Fire

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Denver Structure Fire At 19:37 on September 5th, 2020 Denver Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 3800 block of S. Niagara Way in Hampden South. Engine 22 arrived to smoke showing from two-story residential, established the water supply and started fire attack. Tower 22 started the primary search. Chief 3 arrived and established command and reported flames …

South Metro RV Fire

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South Metro RV Fire On September 5th, 2020 at approximately 15:50 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported vehicle fire at RV Vault, 7354 S. Eagle St. in Centennial.  Firefighters arrived on scene and found two recreational vehicles on fire in a commercial storage lot. Firefighters were able to connect to two separate hydrants and extinguish the fire …

Grand Junction Hudson Bay Drive Fire

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Grand Junction Structure Fire At 17:59 on September 3rd, 2020 Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to a residential structure fire in the 600 block of Hudson Bay Dr. with a full structure compliment. Battalion 1 arrived at 17:54 to a medium size, single story, single family residence with a working fire in the garage and established Hudson Bay Command …

Denver West 1st Ave Fire

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Denver Structure Fire At 00:43 on August 31st, 2020 Denver Fire Department responded to a reported single-family structure fire at 3219 W. 1st Ave. in Barnum. Engine 20 arrived to a two-story side by side duplex with fire showing from the Charlie-Delta corner, and pulled a line in for fire attack. Chief 6 arrived and assumed command, and assigned Tower …

Sable Altura Training Day

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Sable Altura Training Day Sable Altura Fire Rescue hosted vehicle extrication training at Station 41 on August 30th, 2020. Firefighters from Sable Altura, Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue, and Byers Fire Protection District took turns honing their extrication and stabilization techniques in the morning. After lunch, a mock mass casualty accident was set up behind the station and featured volunteers with make-up …

Wheat Ridge West 34th Drive Fire

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West Metro House Fire At 17:32 on August 29th, 2020 West Metro Fire Rescue and Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a reported residential structure fire in the 9800 block of W. 34th Dr. in Wheat Ridge. JeffCom advised RP reporting flames in the home. Engine 17 arrived to a single-family structure with a working fire on the Alpha side …

Arvada Jay Street Garage Fire

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Arvada Garage Fire At 12:52 on August 29th, 2020 Arvada Fire Protection District and West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire in the 7000 block of Jay St. Truck 54 arrived to a small single-family residents with smoke showing from the garage, and pulled attack line in for fire control. Battalion 51 arrived and took command on …

Denver Haz-Mat Rollover Simulator

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Haz-Mat Rollover Simulator Denver Fire Department held an officially acknowledge of the receipt of the $150,000 rail-car trainer (Haz-Mat Rollover Simulator) at Station 39 on August 28th, 2020. The rollover simulator was recently awarded through the FY2017 Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) Residual Funds Grant program, which is managed by the Denver Office of Emergency Management. The rail-car setup allows …

Brendan Unitt Memorial

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Brendan Unitt Memorial On August 28th, 2020 hundreds of first responders, including firefighters, paramedics, police officers, rangers, sheriff’s deputies, state troopers and tow truck operators, from Colorado and Wyoming turned out for the memorial procession for Larimer County Natural Resources Ranger Brendan Unitt. The lengthy procession wound its way through Fort Collins and Timnath before heading to a private service …

Arvada West 74th Way Structure Fire

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Arvada House Fire At 04:49 on August 26th, 2020 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a reported grass fire in the 9700 block of W. 74th Way in the Club Crest neighborhood. Engine 53 arrived to find a two-story residential with heavy fire showing from the Charlie side. The alarm was upgraded to full structure response. Engine 53 secured their …

Westminster Barn Fire

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Westminster Barn Fire Around 17:00 on August 24th, 2020 Westminster Fire Department with auto-aid from North Metro Fire Rescue District responded to a possible barn on fire with a field fire in the area of W. 144th Ave. & Huron St. Engine 6 arrived to a small barn fully involved and a field fire spreading, established their own water supply …

Pleasant View Training

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Pleasant View Training Pleasant View Fire Department conducted training at 311 10th St. in downtown Golden. The building was purchased from Miller-Coors by the city of Golden, and is set to be demolished in the coming months. Golden Fire Department provided district coverage to Pleasant View Fire which allowed the on-duty crew to participate in training as well. Firefighters worked …

Centennial South Fraser Street Garage Fire

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South Metro Garage Fire On August 21st, 2020 at approximately 13:15 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported structure fire at The Orchards at Cherry Creek Park Apartments, 6000 S. Fraser St. in Centennial. Units arrived on scene and found smoke showing from a garage used by the complex’s maintenance staff. Firefighters were able to quickly put out …