Basalt fire and medical calls |

Basalt fire and medical calls

BASALT – Following are the fire and medical calls made to Basalt Fire Department between March 19 and Saturday.

March 19 at 4:36 a.m.: Paged to Lakeside Drive for an alarm malfunction because of battery failure.

March 19 at 8:45 a.m.: Medical call at Summerset Way. Patient transported to hospital.

March 19 at 10:01 a.m.: Concerned resident from the Two Rivers Road area called a smoke report to dispatch. Verified property owner had a burn permit.

March 19 at 3:20 p.m.: Medical call to Cub Court; patient transported to hospital.

March 19 at 9:45 p.m.: Carbon-monoxide alarm on Black Bear Trail. Ventilated home, then closed up and activated all fuel-burning appliances with Source Gas technician and was unable to duplicate problem. Verified home detectors functional.

March 20 at 9:54 a.m.: Medical call to Basalt High School. Female patient transported to hospital.

March 20 at 3:57 p.m.: Report of a person burning tires and mattress up the Fryingpan. Upon arrival, found a couch burning. Reminded workers about what could be burned and stated that the Fire Department would contact the property owner.

March 20 at 4:18 p.m.: Medical call to Longhorn Lane. Transported patient to hospital.

March 20 at 5:22 p.m.: Responded to fire alarm up Taylor Creek.

March 21 at 7:38 a.m.: One truck rollover on Upper Cattle Creek; no injuries reported.

Friday, March 22 at 10:48 a.m.: Medical call for sick female in Blue Lake. Transported to hospital.

Friday at 11:20 a.m.: Citizen assist at the Aspen Basalt Mobile Home Park.

Friday at 1:05 p.m.: Report of a gas leak at Riverwalk in Basalt. Source Gas also responded, and no gas was found.

Saturday at 1:17 a.m.: Medical call in Thomasville. Patient transported to hospital.

Saturday at 5:55 a.m.: Motor-vehicle accident at Highway 82 mile marker 30. Arrived on scene and found no driver.

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