Pink Heals Tour 2009 – Broomfield

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Pink Heals Tour The Pink Heals 2009 tour stopped at at the Village at FlatIron Crossing in Broomfield on September 15th, 2009, along with members of the North Metro Fire Rescue District. The 2009 Legacy High School cheerleading squad performed during the event to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation and a fight for their coach’s father who …

Pink Heals Tour 2009 – Arvada

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Pink Heals Tour The Pink Heals tour stopped at the Home Depot store, W. 52nd Ave. and Wadsworth Blvd. on September 15th, 2009 and hosted by the Arvada Fire Protection District. The Pink Heals tour travels all through the county to support those suffering from cancer. The pink apparatus are named after women or children who are battling cancer or …

Clifton Highland Drive Residential Structure Fire

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Clifton Residential Structure Fire On August 4th, 2009 at approximately 18:45 Clifton Fire Protection District was dispatched to a reported residential structure fire at 627 Highline Dr. Units arrived on scene and found heavy smoke coming from the attic and fire in the eaves. Firefighters were on scene about ninety minutes extinguishing the fire and mopping up hot spots. No …

David Kinterknecht Memorial

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David Kinterknecht Memorial Over a thousand law enforcement officers attended the funeral service for Montrose Police Department Sergeant David Kinterknecht on July 31st, 2009 at Montrose High School. Sergeant Kinterknecht was shot while responding to a domestic violence call on July 25th, 2009 and succumbed to his wounds at Montrose Memorial Hospital. Sergeant Kinterknecht left behind a wife, two daughters …

Denver South Lowell House Fire

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Denver House Fire On July 22nd, 2009 Denver Fire Department responded to a reported house fire in the 1800 block of S. Lowell Blvd. Engine 25 arrived to smoke showing from a single story residential structure with evacuation, and pulled a line in for fire attack. Crews got a quick stop on the fire in the attic area. No injuries …

Metro Area Storm Damage 2009

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Storm Damage 2009 On July 21st, 2009 around 22:30 a rare nighttime severe tornatic storm hit the western suburbs of the metro area. The storm hit the area with strong winds, heavy rains, large hail, and possibly a brief tornado which went through the cities of Arvada, Lakewood and Wheat Ridge. The storm cause street flooding and hail that caused …

Mesa County I-70 Grass Fire

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Mesa County I-70 Grass Fire On July 20th, 2009 the Mesa County Sheriff Wildand Fire Team was dispatched to westbound I-70 just west of Fruita for a reported grass fire. Crews spent about an hour extinguishing the fire and mopping up hot spots. The Colorado Department of Corrections Juniper Valley State Wildland Inmate Fire Team (SWIFT) also assisted with the …

Denver West 39th Ave House Fire

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Denver Structure Fire Around 18:30 on July 19th, 2009 Denver Fire Department was alerted to a structure fire at W. 39th Ave. & Jason St. Crews arrived to a two-story abandoned structure, and found fire inside with a quick knock with extension into the attic. No other information is available at this time.  Denver Paramedics & Denver Police Department

Wheat Ridge I-70 Haz-Mat

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Wheat Ridge I-70 Haz-Mat Around 13:00 on July 15th, 2009 Arvada Fire Protection District responded to a semi that had it’s diesel saddle tank leak at I-70 westbound at Tabor St. in Wheat Ridge. No other information is available at this time.  Units on Scene: Battalion Chief 1, Engine 2, Engine 1 & Haz-Mat 4 Wheat Ridge Police Department

May Farms Firefighters Muster 2009

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Firefighters Muster 2009 The May Farms 3rd annual firefighters muster “Battle of the Brave” was held on July 11th, 2009 at the May Farms in Byers. Firefighters from Byers Fire Protection District, Bennett Fire Protection District, Rattlesnake Fire Protection District, Sable-Altura Fire Rescue and Strasburg Fire Protection District completed with four events including the donning of protective gear, suppression exercise, …

Denver Pecos Street 2nd Alarm

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Denver 2nd Alarm At 03:30 on June 29th, 2009 Denver Fire Department was dispatched to the 4800 block of N. Pecos St. in the Chaffee Park area for multiple reports of an explosion and fire. Crews arrived and found heavy flames venting from the front windows of the Dollar$ City store. An extra Engine & Truck was requested, and followed …

Evergreen Restaurant Fire

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Evergreen Restaurant Fire At 09:15 on June 27th, 2009 Evergreen Fire Protection District responded to a possible structure fire at the McDonalds, 902 Swede Gulch Rd.  Crews arrived with light smoke showing, and crews got the main body of the fire put out quickly in the kitchen area. Investigators are determining whether the fire was caused by hot grease that …

Applewood Motorhome Fire

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Wheat Ridge Motorhome Fire At 13:00 on June 24th, 2009 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District responded to a motorhome on fire threatening a structure in the 11700 block of W. 33rd Pl. Crews arrived to a motorhome on fire and started fire attack. Crews got the fire quickly knocked with little extension to the home. No other information is available …

Mesa County Potholes Recovery

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Mesa County Potholes Recovery On June 24th, 2009 the Glade Park Volunteer Fire Department and Mesa County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a reported drowning at the Potholes, a popular recreation area on Bureau of Land Management property west of Grand Junction. First responders arrived on scene and confirmed that a man drowned in a fast-moving section of the Little …

Wheat Ridge Clancys Irish Pub Fire

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Wheat Ridge Commercial Fire Around 01:30 on June 23rd, 2009 Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District with West Metro Fire Rescue responded to a reported structure fire at Clancys Irish Pub, 10117 W. 37th Place. The fire destroyed part of the bar area and the cause is under investigation. Additional information provided by Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District. Wheat Ridge Police Department …