Arapahoe County South Cathay Way Structure Fire

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South Metro Residential Structure Fire On July 4th, 2022 at approximately 23:00 South Metro Fire Rescue and Aurora Fire Rescue were dispatched to a reported residential structure fire at 5452 S. Cathay Way in Centennial. Firefighters arrived on scene and found fire on the back deck that spread to the attic. Crews spent about an hour extinguishing the fire, checking …

Aurora Laredo Court Structure Fire

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Aurora Structure Fire On July 4th, 2022 at approximately 22:13 Aurora Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire in the 3400 block S. Laredo Court. Engine 6 arrived on scene to find smoke and fire showing from the front of the house. Engine 6 secured their own water supply and pulled an 1 3/4 for fire attack. Engine 8 …

Spring Creek Park 3 Alarm Vegetation Fire

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Third Alarm Vegetation Fire At 19:38 on July 4th, 2022 South Metro Fire Rescue and Aurora Fire Rescue responded to a reported small brush fire in the 3800 block of S. Himalaya Way. While enroute units were notified that a house was possibly on fire. Battalion 5 and Engine 23 observed a large plume of smoke coming into the scene. Units arrived …

Wheat Ridge I-70 Fatal Rollover Accident

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Wheat Ridge I-70 Fatal Accident On July 4th, 2022 at 15:24 Arvada Fire Protection District and Fairmount Fire Protection District was alerted of a possible rollover accident on I-70 at eastbound Kipling St. in Wheat Ridge. Jeffcom received several 911 calls reporting multiple vehicles involved and one vehicle on the I-70 Service Rd. by the Apple Inn possibly on fire. …

Indian Hills Pancake Breakfast 2022

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Pancake Breakfast & Parade Indian Hills Fire Rescue held their annual pancake breakfast with a Fourth of July celebration on July 4th, 2021 at their Fire Station. The community came out to enjoy a pancake breakfast, 5K fun run, auto extrication demonstration, AirLife fly-in and display and the famous water parade. Highland Rescue Team Ambulance District also participated in the …

South Metro Highlands Ranch Garage Fire

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South Metro Garage Fire Around 22:42 on July 3rd, 2022 South Metro Fire Rescue responded to the 8900 block of Kittiwake St. Engine 17 arrived to a three car garage that was fully engulfed and deployed a hose line and quickly controlled the fire with Medic 17, preventing it from extending into the living space. During searches inside the smoke-filled …

Byers Spaghetti Dinner 2022

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Byers Annual Spaghetti Dinner The Byers Fire Protection District held their annual spaghetti dinner on July 3rd, 2022 at Station 71. The community was invited out to enjoy dinner, meet with firefighters and check out the apparatus. One local resident, who was shot about a week earlier, stopped by the dinner to thank first responders. Proceeds from the event benefit …

Denver Delgany Street Basement Fire

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Denver Basement Fire On July 3rd, 2022 at 13:51 Denver Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 3729 Delgany St. Crews found fire in the basement area in a boarded up abandoned home and was complicated due to hoarder conditions found by firefighters. No injuries reported and the cause is under investigation. Additional information provided by Denver Fire …

Denver Franklin Street House Fire

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Denver House Fire On July 3rd, 2022 at 12:20 Denver Fire Department responded to a house fire at 3725 N. Franklin St. in Cole. During the firefighting efforts one firefighter from Rescue 2 received minor injuries after a partial collapse in the interior. No other injuries reported and the fire cause is under investigation. Additional information provided by Denver Fire …

Sable Altura Open House 2022

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Sable Altura Open House Sable Altura Fire Rescue held an Independence Day parade and open house on July 2nd, 2022. With lights flashing and sirens blaring, all of the department’s apparatus paraded through the New World, Gun Club, Thunderbird and Foxridge neighborhoods before returning to the station for their open house. The community was invited to the station to meet …

Grand Junction Boat Fire

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Grand Junction Boat Fire At approximately 23:34 on June 30th, 2022 Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire in the 1900 block of Hawthorne Ave. Multiple callers reported something on fire in the backyard with a 20-foot boat and 5 feet from the house on fire with a gas tank in the boat. Engine 2 …

Denver Hell Night Class 22-01

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Denver Hell Night The Denver Fire Department held their annual “Hell Night” for the Recruit Class 22-01 on June 30th, 2022 at the Denver Fire Training Center. The 31 new recruits from the class participated with DFD training staff, station personnel, drone unit, and Denver Paramedics. The day and evening was divided into two groups due to the size of …

Boulder Broadway Restaurant Fire

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Boulder Restaurant Fire On June 30th, 2022 at 12:18 Boulder Rural Fire Rescue and Boulder Fire-Rescue Department responded to a 4929 Broadway at the Wapos Mexican restaurant located in an unincorporated part of North Boulder for the report of smoke inside. A fill the box request was made to Boulder County Communications (1800) dispatch to send additional units. Battalion 2360 arrived …

Colorado Avalanche Victory Parade

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Avalanche Victory Parade The City of Denver hosted a victory parade for the 2022 Stanley Cup Champions, the Colorado Avalanche on June 30th, 2022. The parade started at Union Station and then made its way down 17th and Broadway to Civic Center Park. Players, coaches, staff and family members rode in the parade atop fire apparatus from numerous front range departments. …

Douglas County Michener Way House Fire

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South Metro Residential Fire At approximately 21:32 on June 29th, 2022 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a single-family residential structure fire on Michener Way in Douglas County. The initial 9-1-1 caller reported a fire in a bedroom with visible flames seen from the window. The first arriving engine companies quickly pulled an 1 3/4 hose line, secured a …

Summit Wildland Training Exercise

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Wildland Training Exercise Summit Fire & EMS Authority, Summit County Fire Authority, and Red, White, and Blue Fire Rescue conducted a wildland training exercise in Summit Estates near Breckenridge on June 29th, 2022. Crews from both departments responded to a simulated wildland fire in a heavily wooded area at the bottom of a steep ravine. Firefighters set up an incident …

Englewood Rubbish Fire

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Denver Trash Fire On June 27th, 2022 at approximately 17:30 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to a trash fire at the Waste Management South Metro Transfer Facility at 2400 W. Union Ave. in Englewood. Crews arrived on scene and found a large trash fire that also involved two small structures. Firefighters and Waste Management staff were on scene for hours …

Broomfield Agate Way Fire

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North Metro House Fire On June 27th, 2022 at 15:20 North Metro Fire Rescue District responded to a structure fire in the 200 block of Agate Way in Broomfield. Broomfield Public Safety Communications Center advised RP reporting a fire in the backyard and threatening the house. Battalion 61 arrived to a small single-story single-family with a working fire on the …

Denver California Street High Rise Fire

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Denver High Rise Fire Around 14:00 on June 27th, 2022 Denver Fire Department dispatched a high rise fire at 1801 California St. in Downtown Denver. Units arrived on scene to smoke showing from an upper floor. Initial reports were an issue in the generator room. Engine 1 connected to the building standpipe system and was supplied by Engine 8. Other …

Gunbarrel Explosive Devices Investigation

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Explosive Devices Investigation On June 27th, 2022 Boulder County HazMat Authority and the Boulder County Regional Bomb Squad returned to a residence in the 7700 block of Durham Circle in Gunbarrel that had caught fire the night before (Gunbarrel Durham Circle Basement Fire). In the news release by Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, firefighters located components of homemade explosive devices during …