Mountain Communities Pancake Breakfast 2022

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Annual Pancake Breakfast The Mountain Communities Volunteer Fire Department held their annual Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast at Station 2 in Westcreek on May 30th, 2022. The members of the community came out to meet and greet the MCVFD firefighters and fire mitigation tips, tour the fire apparatus, meet up with Smokey Bear and have a great breakfast.

Lakewood West 20th Ave Structure Fire

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West Metro Structure Fire At 11:49 on May 29th, 2022 West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire in the 8700 block of W. 20th Ave. in Lakewood. A passerby called 911 when they saw smoke coming from the roof. Engine 2 arrived to a small single-story single-family residential with smoke showing from the backyard and started the …

Poudre North Link Lane Vehicle vs Building

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Fort Collins Vehicle into Building At 10:11 on May 29th, 2022 Fort Collins 911 (FC911) alerted Poudre Fire Authority to a vehicle vs building accident in the 300 block of N. Link Lane in Fort Collins. The driver was able to get out of the vehicle with firefighters assistance after they removed the vehicles rear window. The building was unoccupied …

Aurora South Salida Street House Fire

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Aurora House Fire At 09:43 on May 29th, 2022 Aurora Fire Rescue was alerted to a possible house fire in the 2700 block of S. Salida St. Falck Medic 103 arrived on scene to find smoke showing from the first and second floor. Engine 9 acknowledged Medic 103’s traffic and upgraded the incident to a working fire at 09:47. Engine …

Arvada West 52nd Ave Defensive Fire

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Arvada Defensive Fire On May 29th, 2022 at 05:23 Arvada Fire Protection District with auto-aid from West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a working structure fire in the 8900 block of W. 52nd Ave. Rescue 52 arrived to a two-story townhome under construction with heavy fire showing and Engine 51 secured the water supply. Crews worked defensive strategy with a …

Boulder Valley Fire 2022-1 Graduation Ceremony

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2022-1 Graduation Ceremony On May 27th, 2022 the very first class of the Boulder Valley Fire Consortium graduated. Class 2022-1 has been working hard for many months to get to this day. Now they are no longer recruits, they are probationary firefighters starting shifts with their agencies very soon. Though the academy is over and following Hell Night, these men …

Thornton Josephine Street House Fire

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Thornton House Fire On May 26th, 2022 at 18:06 Thornton Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire in the 15600 block of Josephine St. SAM 61 arrived to a small two-story residential with smoke showing from the 2nd floor. Engine 75 arrived and pulled a 1 3/4 to the Alpha side with Medic 75 for fire attack in the …

Thornton Summer Kickoff 2022

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Thornton Summer Kickoff The first annual Thornton Summer Kickoff was held on May 26th, 2022 at Margaret Carpenter Fields South, E. 108th Ave. and Colorado Blvd. in Thornton. The community came out for a picnic, food trucks, face paintings, games, and meet first responders and to tour their emergency vehicles. Thornton Fire Department, Thornton Police Department, Northglenn Police Department, Thornton …

Adams County Lowell Blvd Shed Fire

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Adams County Shed Fire On May 26th at 09:18 Adams County Fire Rescue with Westminster Fire Department and Federal Heights Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the area of W. 65th Ave. and Lowell Blvd. Adcom 911 advised that a shed on fire in the field and threatening homes. Battalion 11 arrived with a working shed fire and …

Boulder Valley Fire 2022-1 Academy Hell Night

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Hell Night The Boulder Valley Fire Consortium Fire Academy Hell Night was held at the Boulder Fire Training Center on May 25th, 2022. This is the first academy class for the BVFC 2022-1 which consists of all the career fire agencies in Boulder County: Boulder Fire-Rescue Department, Boulder Rural Fire Rescue, Lafayette Fire Department, Longmont Fire Department, Louisville Fire Protection …

Eagle Valley Wildland Wildfire Preparedness

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Wildfire Preparedness Meeting On May 25th, 2022 Eagle Valley Wildland hosted a Wildland Open House and Wildfire Preparedness Meeting for Eagle County residents primarily residing in the Gypsum, Greater Eagle, and Eagle River Fire Districts. The meeting was held at Greater Eagle’s Station 9 and Eagle Valley Wildland/Greater Eagle’s Wildland Coordinator presented on how to keep houses safe from fires. …

Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Shoot 2023

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2023 Calendar Photo Shoot The Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar held a 2023 calendar shoot at Thornton Fire Station 1, 2300 Thornton Parkway, on May 25th, 2022. Six firefighters and a dozen precious puppies were poised, posed and put through their paces in front of the calendar’s camera. Proceeds from the calendar benefit Lifeline Puppy Rescue, a 501(c)3 non profit, who …

Strasburg Highway 36 Vegetation Fire

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Strasburg Vegetation Fire On May 25th, 2022 at 11:46 Strasburg Fire Protection District and Byers Fire Protection District were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire in the area of Hwy. 36 and Comanche Drive in Strasburg. First arriving Brush 81 sized up a small fire in light fuels with a slow rate of spread and assumed Command in on offensive …

Anthem Ranch Fatal Plane Crash

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North Metro Airplane Crash At 11:51 on May 22nd, 2022 Broomfield Public Safety Communications Center dispatched North Metro Fire Rescue District to a downed airplane at the intersection of Lowell Blvd. and Las Brisas Dr. in the Anthem Ranch neighborhood. SAM 61 arrived on scene to a small plane into the bushes with two occupants that did not survive the …

Aurora Crestline Commercial Fire

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Aurora Commercial Fire On May 22nd, 2022 at 11:20 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched to a reported commercial structure fire at Extra Space Storage, 14500 E. Crestline Drive. Firefighters arrived on scene and found smoke coming from the roof. Three ladder trucks were utilized to access the roof. Crews spent about two hours on scene extinguishing the fire, which was …

Aurora Taco Bell Smoke Investigation

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Aurora Smoke Investigation On May 21st, 2022 at approximately 12:05 Aurora Fire Rescue and South Metro Fire Rescue were dispatched to a reported commercial structure fire at Taco Bell, 6350 S. Parker Rd. Dispatch advised that there was smoke in the building and that evacuations were in progress. Crews arrived on scene and quickly determined that the smoke was coming …

Navy Sea Cadets North Metro Station 65 Tour

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Navy Sea Cadets Station Tour North Metro Fire Rescue District hosted a group of Navy Sea Cadets on May 21st, 2022 at North Metro Station 65. The group of young cadets got hands-on experience learning about the fire service. As part of their tour and training, they got to try out the tools that is used for auto extrication and …

Loveland Station 7 Open House

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Wildland Fire Preparedness Open House Loveland Fire Rescue Authority hosted a Wildland Fire Preparedness Open House at Station 7 on May 21st, 2022. LFRA and their regional response partners provided an educational program on wildfire prevention and preparedness including how to create a defensible space around homes or businesses. Berthoud Fire Protection District, Thompson Valley EMS, Glen Haven Area Volunteer …

Merino Vehicle Extrication Training

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Merino Extrication Training On May 21st, 2022 several firefighters from Merino Volunteer Fire Department participated in a Hands On Training for vehicle extrication at the Atwood Auto Salvage yard in Atwood. Members spent four hours getting familiar with tools and their capabilities again this year. It is imperative that the department stay up to date with the knowledge of all …