Pueblo County Highway 209 Brush Fire

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Pueblo County Brush Fire Just after 14:30 on April 30th, 2021 Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Services Bureau (ESB) Fire team was dispatched to Mile Marker 1 on Hwy. 209, just outside of Boone for a brush fire. Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received 911 callers reporting a small grass fire had started and was spreading into the …

Aurora Smokey Hill Road Trapped MVA

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Aurora Trapped MVA On April 30th, 2021 at approximately 08:00 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Smoky Hill Rd. at the intersection of E. Wagon Trail Parkway. Engine 6 arrived on scene and found that a passenger care collided with a delivery van in the intersection. One person was trapped in the passenger car. Ladder …

Jefferson County South Depew Kitchen Fire

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Jefferson County Kitchen Fire At 14:19 on April 28th, 2021 South Metro Fire Rescue and West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a kitchen fire in a home on S. Depew St. in Jefferson County. South Metro Engine 16 arrived on the scene and upon seeing smoke venting from the roof, upgraded the response to a working structure fire and pulled …

Westminster Robb Court Structure Fire

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Westminster Garage Fire Around 13:40 on April 28th, 2021 Westminster Fire Department with auto-aid from North Metro Fire Rescue District responded to a structure fire in the 10400 block of Robb Ct. Dispatch advised of multiple 911 calls and a possible party inside with a dog. Crews arrived to a one-story single-family residential with heavy fire showing from the garage …

Aurora South Racine Way Structure Fire

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Aurora Structure Fire On April 27th, 2021 at approximately 15:10 Aurora Fire Rescue to a reported residential structure fire at the Chateau at Aurora Park, 2343 S. Racine Way. Firefighters arrived on scene and found a small fire inside the residence next to the fireplace, Crews were on scene about an hour extinguishing the fire, mopping up hot spots and ventilating …

Colorado Springs Electrical Fire

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Colorado Springs Electrical Fire At approximately 13:40 on April 27th, 2021 Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center dispatched Colorado Springs Fire Department to the 100 block of N. Nevada Ave. for a possible structure fire. The RP advised there was a fire inside the walls of the building and smoke was coming from the interior wall. Engine 1 arrived on …

Gleneagle 2 Alarm Structure Fire

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2nd Alarm Structure Fire At approximately 12:05 on April 27th, 2021, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center dispatched the Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District and Wescott Fire Protection District to the 900 block of Pine Nut Ct. for a possible structure fire. Once en route, dispatch advised the calling party reported the attic was on fire with white …

Colorado Springs Rockhurst Blvd 2nd Alarm

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2nd Alarm Garage Fire At 02:20 on April 25th, 2021 Colorado Springs Public Safety Communications Center dispatched Colorado Springs Fire Department to a structure fire at 1440 Rockhurst Blvd. Engine 14 arrived to heavy flames showing from the three-car garage, and a working fire response was requested. Engine 14 advanced a 2 1/2 for offensive fire attack and pulled a 1 …

First Annual Gummball Drop

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1st Annual Gummball Drop The South Adams County Fire Department assisted the Deputy Heath Gumm Foundation with the 1st Annual Gummball Drop at the Riverdale Regional Park on April 24th, 2021.  Firefighters dropped over 200 golf balls from the top of Truck 24 to help raise funds for the Foundation. The Foundation was founded in 2020 to honor fallen Adams County …

Arvada Station 9 Groundbreaking

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Station 9 Groundbreaking The official ground breaking ceremony took place for Arvada Fire Protection District Station 9 on April 24th, 2021. Station 9 will be located at the intersection of Wilkerson St. and Candelas Parkway off Hwy. 72, in northwest Arvada and is the first new addition to the district since 1980. Retired volunteer members, Greg Oletski, Jack Doane, Tom …

Denver North Corona Street Fire

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Denver Apartment Fire At 19:43 on April 23rd, 2021 Denver Fire Department responded to a multi-family structure fire at 1050 N. Corona St. in Capital Hill. Crews arrived to a four-story apartment complex and started the investigation. Firefighters found fire in the kitchen area which was quickly extinguished. The cause of the fire is under investigation and no injuries were …

West Metro Academy Class 21-01 Family Night

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Recruit Academy Family Night The West Metro Academy Class 21-01 held family night on April 23rd, 2021 at the West Metro Fire Training Center in Lakewood. The recruits gave their families a look at what they’ve learned over the past few weeks. From firefighting, to auto extrication to technical rescue. There are 26 recruits in the class, 13 with West …

Falcon Hazmat

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Falcon Hazmat On April 23rd, 2021 at 11:01 Falcon Fire Protection District and El Paso County Hazardous Materials Response Team responded to a fuel spill on Hwy. 24 and Judge Orr Rd. Battalion 303 arrived just west of Judge Orr Rd. on Hwy 24 with an active fuel spill from a semi, and requested hazmat response. Units on Scene: Falcon: Battalion …

Cherry Hills Village MVA HazMat

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South Metro Accident HazMat Around 13:00 on April 22nd, 2021 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a traffic collision involving hazardous materials in the eastbound lanes of Hampden Ave. just west of Dahlia St. in Cherry Hills Village. 3 vehicles were involved including a passenger car that overturned as well as a commercial landscaping truck that tipped over. Thankfully there …

Aurora Second Alarm Apartment Fire

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Aurora Apartment Fire On April 21st, 2021 at approximately 04:50 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire in a multi-family dwelling at 16446 E. 17th Place. Firefighters arrived at the apartment complex and found fire on the roof of a building. Crews were on scene about two hours, extinguishing the blaze, checking for extension, ventilating the …

Centennial Willow Street House Fire

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South Metro House Fire At 01:53 on April 20th, 2021 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to a report of smoke inside a home at 6944 S. Willow St. in Centennial. First arriving Engine 33 observed nothing showing from the exterior on arrival but discovered smoke and heat inside the first floor. The incident was upgraded to a working structure fire …

West Metro Cole Blvd Electrical Fire

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West Metro Electrical Fire At 17:23 on April 19th, 2021 West Metro Fire Rescue Engine 6 responded to a reported electrical hazard and fire alarm at 1617 Cole Blvd. in the Denver West Office Park. Engine 6 arrived to a three-story large office building with nothing showing, and started the investigation. Engine 6 found two transformers smoking on the outside …

Loveland Trench Rescue

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Loveland Trench Rescue At 15:45 on April 16th, 2021 the Loveland Emergency Communications Center (LECC) dispatched Loveland Fire Rescue Authority and Thompson Valley EMS to the 4200 block of Lacewood Lane in Johnstown on a confined space rescue. Upon arrival Thompson Valley Paramedics found three construction workers in an excavation trying to rescue a fourth worker that was trapped under …

Arvada Tech Rescue Training Academy

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Tech Rescue Training Academy Arvada Fire Protection District Station 5 and Station 2 conduced Tech Rescue Training (TRT) Academy over the last few months for all of their crews. The past week’s topic was trench rescue for all crews. This training included collapse and recovery scenarios. Firefighters trained with shoring and tools that are used in the rescue and recovery …

Recruit Academy Training

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Recruit Academy Training Arvada Fire Protection District, West Metro Fire Rescue, Castle Rock Fire Rescue and Tri-Lakes Monument Fire Protection District participated in the West Metro Academy Class 21-01 new recruit training at the West Metro Fire Training Center in Lakewood this last month. The graduation is May 7th, 2021 for the new recruits.