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Fire calls

Staff report

The Snowmass Wildcat Fire Protection District responded to the following calls from July 14 to July 20.

July 14

Rescue call to 150 Carriage Way, the Lichenhearth Condominiums, for an elevator alarm. No one was in elevator upon arrival.

Medical call to 40 Carriage Way for a person suffering from an injury to their hip. One person was transported to Aspen Valley Hospital for treatment.

Mutual aid requested by Aspen Ambulance. Response was canceled.

Medical call to 40 Carriage Way for a person who had fallen and injured their knee. One person was evaluated at the scene and refused transportation to the hospital.

July 15

Mutual aid requested by Aspen Ambulance while it was at the Grottos on Independence Pass. Standby requested for additional medical calls in its district.

Mutual aid requested by Basalt Fire for an urban-interface wildland fire at the intersection of Willits Lane and Evans Road in Basalt. Crews assisted in extinguishing the fire.

Mutual aid requested by Basalt Fire for a possible structure fire at 20640 Highway 82, the Aspen Basalt Campground. No fire was found, and response was canceled.

Mutual aid requested by Aspen Ambulance for a medical call at 420 E. Hyman Ave., Zocalito, in the bar for a person who had fainted. Response was canceled, as Aspen Ambulance cleared its previous call and was able to respond.

Odor investigation to Meadow Road for a report of smoke in the air outside. Crews found that there was a fire in a fire pit at a nearby home. The fire was extinguished.

July 16

Medical call to 1000 Divide Drive, the Ditch Trail, for a person who was not feeling well. One person was contacted by paramedics on ATVs. The patient decided that they just needed a ride out. No transportation to the hospital was needed.

July 17

Fire alarm at 150 Carriage Way, the Lichenhearth Condominiums. The alarm system was activated by a cooking error.

Rescue call to 115 Daly Lane, the Mountain Chalet, for an elevator rescue. Four people were released from the elevator without injuries. The elevator was taken out of service, and management was advised to contact the elevator company for service.

July 18

Medical call to 5275 Owl Creek Road, the fire station, for a person who came by to have their blood pressure checked.

Fire alarm at 400 Wood Road, the Crestwood Condos. The alarm system was activated by a cooking error.

Fire alarm at a home on Oak Ridge Road. The alarm system was activated by an electrical storm passing through the area.

July 19

Medical alarm to a home on Gambel Way for an unknown problem. No patient was found.

Fire alarm at 70 Commons Circle, the Commons employee-housing complex. The alarm system was activated by a cooking error.

Fire alarm at two adjoining condominiums on Burnt Mountain Circle. The alarm system was activated by a possible malfunction, as no smoke or fire conditions were found. The scene was turned over to a property-management company.

July 20

Fire alarm at 55 Upper Woodbridge Lane, the Woodbridge Condominiums. The alarm system was activated by a possible malfunction, as no smoke or fire conditions were found.

Carbon monoxide alarm at a home on Wood Road. The alarm system was activated by a possible malfunction, as no carbon monoxide was detected.


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