Basalt fire calls |

Basalt fire calls

Editor’s note: The following are fire and medical calls that the Basalt Fire Department responded to from July 1 through Sunday.

July 1 at 1:45 p.m. — Call to Clark Drive for a pedestrian hit by a car. One person was transported to the hospital.

July 2 at 6:30 p.m. — Call to the Rio Grande Trail for a bicycle accident. No transport was necessary.

July 2 at 9:45 p.m. — Call to Highway 82, mile marker 28, for a car accident with minor injuries. One person was transported to the hospital.

July 3 at 5:55 a.m. — Call to Elk Lane, where decking was on fire. It was quickly extinguished.

July 4 at 2:21 p.m. — Call to the Roaring Fork River for a possible river rescue. No rescue was necessary.

July 5 at 2:50 p.m. — Call to Cattle Creek Road for a mutual-aid call with Carbondale for an alarm.

July 5 at 6:20 p.m. — Call to the Roaring Fork River for a river rescue. People were removed from the river, and the raft was uprighted.

Saturday at 1 a.m. — Medical call to Homestead Drive. One person was transported to the hospital.

Saturday at 1:30 p.m. — Call to Old Snowmass for a report of a smell of smoke in the area. No fire was found.

Saturday at 6:20 p.m. — Call to Elk Lane for a gas grill on fire. It was extinguished upon arrival.

Saturday at 7:30 p.m. — Call to Spring Park Road for an alarm malfunction. Minimal action was taken.

Sunday — Call to Boothe Lane for a carbon monoxide alarm going off. The problem was found to be a idling vehicle.

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