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Basalt Fire Department emergency calls

Staff report

Following are the fire and medical calls Basalt Fire Department responded to between March 30 and April 17.

March 30 at 7:40 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Columbine Court for a carbon monoxide alarm. No carbon monoxide was detected. The battery was replaced.

March 31 at 9:49 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Elk Run for an unresponsive woman. She was assessed on scene and released.

March 31 at 12:57 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Horseshoe Drive for a carbon monoxide alarm. No carbon monoxide was detected. The batteries were replaced.

March 31 at 2:30 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Walter Road to help a homeowner replace fire alarm batteries in hard to reach places.

April 1 at 7:15 a.m. — Firefighters were called to East Valley Road for a vehicle fire. The vehicle had overheated and there was no fire.

April 1 at 12:24 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Vista Hi Drive for a smoke alarm. The alarm was false.

April 2 at 3:06 p.m. — An ambulance was called to East Valley Road for a sick man. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 2 at 3:33 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Frying Pan Road for an unresponsive man. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 3 at 1:18 a.m. — An ambulance was called to East Cody Lane for a woman with seizure-like symptoms. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 3 at 1:07 p.m. — An ambulance was called to downtown Basalt for a man with a broken leg. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 3 at 5:56 p.m. — Basalt Fire Department was called to Missouri Heights on a mutual aid call from Carbondale Fire Department.

April 3 at 9:35 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Cody Lane for a man with a head injury. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 4 at 3:28 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Old Snowmass for a sick woman. She was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 5 at 10:17 a.m. — Firefighters were called to Kestrel Court for a fire alarm. The alarm was false. The batteries were replaced in several alarms.

April 5 at 2:31 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Eagle County Drive for a man with a broken leg. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 5 at 3:54 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Riverside Court for a sick man. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 5 at 8:53 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Widget Street for a smoke alarm. The alarm was malfunctioning.

April 6 at 6:09 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Eagle County Drive for a sick man. He was assessed on scene and released.

April 7 at 2:04 p.m. — An ambulance was called to JW Drive for a man with chest pain. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 7 at 6:10 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Highway 82 at Emma Spur for a blanket on fire on the side of the road. Responders extinguished the fire.

April 8 at 9:49 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Sopris Creek Road for a report of an illegal fire. The fire was contained and legal. No assistance was needed.

April 9 at 1:38 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Navajo Street for a carbon monoxide alarm. The alarm was malfunctioning and replaced.

April 9 at 12:56 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Frying Pan Road for a carbon monoxide alarm. Carbon monoxide was detected in the house and Source Gas was called to help fix the issue.

April 10 at 3:39 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Two Rivers Road for a man with chest pain. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 10 at 2:42 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Emma Road for a sick man. He was assessed on scene and released.

April 11 at 1:19 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Hooks Lane for a report of a fire. The fire was contained and legal. No assistance was needed.

April 12 at 9:36 a.m. — An ambulance was called to East Valley Road for a man with injuries sustained in a car crash. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 12 at 2:29 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Eagle County Drive for a dog trapped in a drainage ditch. Responders were able to crawl in and rescue the dog.

April 12 at 4 p.m. — An ambulance was called for a man with injuries from a bicycle crash. He was transported to the hospital for further care.

April 13 at 9:18 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Willits for a smoke alarm. The alarm was false. The batteries were changed.

April 14 at 5:31 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Southside Drive for a small brush fire. Responders quickly extinguished it.

April 14 at 5:58 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Basalt Avenue at East Cody Lane for a car crash. No one was injured.

April 14 at 11:07 p.m. — An ambulance was called to El Jebel for a sick man. He was assessed on scene and released.

April 15 at 9:19 a.m. — An ambulance was called to Blue Lake for a sick man. He was assessed on scene and released.

April 15 at 10:56 a.m. — Firefighters were called to River Oaks Lane for a carbon monoxide alarm. No carbon monoxide was detected in the home and the unit was replaced.

April 16 at 7:47 p.m. — Firefighters were called to Juniper Trail Road for a carbon monoxide alarm. No carbon monoxide was detected in the home. The alarm was false.

April 16 at 9:17 p.m. — Firefighters were called for a vehicle located in a hazardous location. The vehicle was secure and no assistance was needed.

April 17 at 10:49 a.m. — Firefighters were called to Hook Spur Road for a burning smell. No hazards were found. An electrician was called to assess the wiring.

April 17 at 11:49 a.m. — An ambulance was called to 25000 Highway 82 for a man with potential injuries from a car crash. He was assessed on scene and released.

April 17 at 9:06 p.m. — An ambulance was called to Hopi Street for a man with chest pain. He was transported to the hospital for further care.


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