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Basalt Fire Department emergency calls

Staff reporting

Editor's note: The following are emergency calls received by the Basalt Fire Department between Aug. 31 and Sept. 13.

Aug. 31 at 5:57 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Little Mattie Campground in the Fryingpan Valley for a downed power line. Responders helped the power company secure the scene.

Aug. 31 at 11:32 p.m. — An ambulance was called to East Valley Road for an unresponsive man at a bus stop. He was assessed and released on scene.

Sept. 1 at 12:07 a.m. — An ambulance was called to the El Jebel Mobile Home Park for a child with a nosebleed. He was assessed and released to the care of his family.

Sept. 1 at 7:26 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Emma Road for a man who potentially ingested rat poison. He was assessed and released on scene.

Sept. 2 at 3:19 a.m. — An ambulance was called to the Blue Lake subdivision for a sick woman. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

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Sept. 3 at 3:29 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Crown Mountain for a man with possible injuries from an ATV accident in the backcountry. He was assisted off the trail and released.

Sept. 4 at 10:59 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Old Snowmass for a woman with possible injuries from a horse riding accident. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 5 at 6:56 a.m. — An ambulance was called to a residence on a midvalley frontage road for a smoke alarm. The alarm was malfunctioning; no action was needed.

Sept. 6 at 4:40 a.m. — An ambulance was called to an address on Highway 82 for a sick man. He was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Ruedi Reservoir for a woman with injuries from a one-vehicle rollover. She was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 8 at 9:16 a.m. — Firefighters were called to the Waldorf School for a smoke alarm. The fire was caused by smoke from cooking; no assistance was needed.

Sept. 8 at 5:44 p.m. — Firefighters were called to an address on Widget Street for a carbon monoxide alarm. The source of elevated carbon monoxide was a running vehicle.

Sept. 9 at 3:58 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Emma Road for a man with seizure-like symptoms. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 10 at 7:47 a.m. — An ambulance was called to an address on a midvalley frontage road for a woman having difficulty breathing. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 10 at midnight — An ambulance was called to Ruedi Reservoir vicinity for a woman with possible injuries in a one-vehicle rollover. She was extricated and transported to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 11 at 2:32 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Park Avenue for a woman with leg pain. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 11 at 4:37 p.m. — An ambulance was called to the El Jebel Mobile Home Park for a woman with difficulty breathing. She was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 11 at 5:17 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Rio Grande Trail for a woman with injuries from a bike accident. She was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 11 at 10:42 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Mid Valley Medical Center for a fire alarm. It was a false alarm, and no assistance was needed.

Sept. 12 at 3:15 a.m. — Firefighters were called to Willits for a report of a strong odor. The source was found to be mold. No assistance was needed.

Sept. 12 at 8:29 a.m. — Firefighters were called to the Eagle County Building for a fire alarm. The alarm was pulled by a child, and no assistance was needed.

Sept. 12 at 2:19 p.m. — An ambulance was called to the Roaring Fork Mobile Home Park for a woman with difficulty breathing. She was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 12 at 9:35 p.m. — Firefighters were called to the Mid Valley Medical Center for a fire alarm. It was a false alarm, and no assistance was needed.

Sept. 13 at 11:27 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Old Snowmass for a sick woman. She was taken to the hospital for further care.

Sept. 13 at 3:46 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Old Snowmass for a strong gas odor. No hazards or leaks were found.