Basalt Fire Department call log |

Basalt Fire Department call log

BASALT – The Basalt Fire Department responded to the following calls last week:

July 17 at 11:11 a.m.: Responded to Highway 82 for a false alarm. No hazards were found.

July 17 at 3:11 p.m.: Responded to 20000 Highway 82 for a car hitting a deer. There were no injuries to the driver; the deer was killed.

July 17 at 11:29 p.m.: Responded to Willits Lane for a smoke report. No hazards were found.

July 18 at 6:42 a.m.: Responded to Park Avenue for an allergic reaction. The patient was transported to the hospital.

July 18 at 10:33 a.m.: Responded to Elk Lane for a good intent call but canceled it en route.

July 19 at 1:37 p.m.: Responded to Southside Drive for a false alarm.

July 20 at 10:48 a.m.: Responded to Highway 82 for a person complaining of back pain. The patient was transported to the hospital.

July 20 at 12:02 p.m.: Responded to Basalt Center Circle for a medical problem. No transport.

July 20 at 2:13 p.m.: Responded to Mountain View for an odor of smoke. The dryer was packed with lint. The owner was advised to remove lint.

July 20 at 2:21 p.m.: Responded to Cottonwood Pass for a lightning-caused wildfire. The half-acre fire was contained by crews from Basalt, Carbondale and the Upper Colorado River Fire Agency. Mop-up of the fire continued the next day until it was completely extinguished.

July 20 at 8:59 p.m.: Responded to El Jebel Road for an intoxicated person. The person was released to a family member.

Saturday at 3:10 a.m.: Responded to Emma West Road for a medical problem. The patient was transported to the hospital.

Saturday at 4:03 p.m.: Responded to Homestead Drive for a smoke report. Someone was grilling.

Saturday at 6:34 p.m.: Responded to Highway 82 and Two Rivers Road for a possible stroke. The person refused transport.

Saturday at 8:55 p.m.: Responded to Little Pinion Drive for a medical problem. The person was evaluated and refused transport.

Sunday at 1:34 a.m.: Returned to Little Pinion Drive to transport earlier patient to the hospital.

Sunday at 3:33 p.m.: Responded to Frying Pan Road to a recreational vehicle that had rolled over. No injuries were reported.

Sunday at 6:13 p.m.: Responded to 17000 Highway 82 for a smoke report. No smoke was found.

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