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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