Basalt emergency calls
Following are the fire and medical calls to which the Basalt Fire Department responded June 10 and Sunday.
June 10 at 8:45 a.m. — A call for the smell of gas to Emma was canceled.
June 10 at 4:15 p.m. — Responded to a medical call on East Valley Road. One patient transported to the hospital.
June 11 at 9:22 a.m. — Responded to a car accident on Highway 82. No transport. Hazards cleaned up.
June 11 at 4:45 p.m. — A medical call to Elk Run was canceled.
June 11 at 11:30 p.m. — Responded to a call for mutual aid for the Black Forest Fire near Colorado Springs. A fire engine and crew were dispatched.
June 12 at 4:45 p.m. — Responded to a medical call on Sunset Drive. No transport.
June 13 at 4:15 p.m. — Responded to a medical call in Holland Hills. No transport.
June 14 at 1:45 a.m. — Responded to a medical call on Alexander Way. No transport.
June 14 at 10:45 a.m. — Responded to a request for help installing batteries to fire alarms on Green Meadow Drive.
June 14 at 1 p.m. — Responded to a report of smoke on Basalt Mountain. No fire found.
June 14 at 4:45 p.m. — Responded to a noninjury traffic accident on East Sopris Creek Road.
Saturday at 11:15 p.m. — Responded to a report of the smell of wood smoke on Park Avenue. No fire found.
Sunday at 8 a.m. — Responded to an elevator alarm in Willits.
Sunday at 1 p.m. — Responded to a report of smoke on Basalt Mountain. No fire found.
Sunday at 2:15 p.m. — Responded to a medical call in Elk Run. One patient transported to the hospital.
Sunday at 2:45 p.m. — Responded to a fuel leak on Frying Pan Road. A boat overturned as it was being hauled on the road.
Sunday at 6:15 p.m. — A crew responded to a fire ignited on Light Hill by lightning. A crew from Basalt Fire Department and the Bureau of Land Management the following day extinguished the remaining hot spots.
Sunday at 12 a.m. —Responded to a one-car accident with five patients at Sopris Mountain Ranch on West Sopris Creek Road. Basalt transported one person. Carbondale ambulance also responded for mutual aid.
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Recreation and travel in Glenwood Canyon will be much more hazardous due to the potential rockfall and debris flows originating from destabilized ground, rock and weakened trees burned by the Grizzly Creek Fire last summer.