Basalt Fire Department calls
Editor’s note: The Basalt Fire Department responded to the following calls between Nov. 27 and Dec. 13.
Nov. 27 at 7:40 a.m. — Responded to a home in Sopris Mountain Ranch for a carbon monoxide call. A malfunctioning heater was the cause. No one was home at the time.
Nov. 27 at 12:22 p.m. — Responded to a home in Willits to help the homeowner with a faulty smoke detector.
Nov. 27 at 12:42 p.m. — Responded to a home in Snowmass after a sprinkler head was broken during construction and water flooded the residence.
Nov. 28 at 7:43 a.m. — Responded to Whole Foods Market for a possible problem with a cooler motor. All systems were a go, and no hazards were found.
Dec. 1 at 10:36 a.m. — Responded to a home in Willits for a medical call. No transport was needed.
Dec. 1 at 12:23 p.m. — Responded to a car accident in Missouri Heights. No injured people were on the scene.
Dec. 3 at 12:20 p.m. — Responded to a medical call at Lazy Glen. No transport was necessary.
Dec. 4 at 7:46 a.m. — Responded to a house in Emma for a carbon monoxide alarm. High levels of carbon monoxide were detected in the home, but the occupants weren’t harmed.
Dec. 5 at 10:41 a.m. — Responded to a medical call at Basalt High School. No transport was necessary.
Dec. 6 at 9:07 a.m. — Responded to a medical call at a home on Fryingpan Road. One person was transported to a hospital for evaluation.
Dec. 6 at 10:27 a.m. — Called to Willits Town Center for a fire alarm triggered when a water line froze and broke. Firefighters turned off water to the line and turned the scene over to the property manager.
Dec. 6 at 4:28 p.m. — Responded to a car accident on Upper Cattle Creek Road. Upon investigation it was learned the crash had happened earlier and no one was on the scene.
Dec. 7 at 11:04 p.m. — Responded to a medical call to a home in El Jebel. No transport was needed.
Dec. 8 at 4:42 p.m. — Responded to a carbon monoxide alarm at a home in Old Snowmass. It turned out to be a false alarm.
Dec. 9 at 5:29 a.m. — Responded to a semi-tractor that had run off the road at mile marker 21 on Highway 82, near the Willits Lane intersection. There were no injuries, but crews had to mitigate a minor spill of hazardous materials.
Dec. 9 at 5:32 p.m. — Responded to mile marker 28 on Highway 82 for a car accident. There were no injuries, and the vehicles were moved from the scene.
Dec. 10 at 7:05 p.m. — Responded to a medical call in the Elk Run subdivision for a medical call. No transport was needed.
Dec. 13 at 8:19 a.m. — Responded to a car accident on Two Rivers Road. No one was treated for injuries.
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