Tag Archives: extinguished

Chimney Catches Fire

Steamboat Fire Fighters responded to a chimney fire Thursday night at a home on Routt County Road 179, near Milner. The fire was mostly extinguished by the time firefighters arrived on the scene. Crews inspected the home to ensure flames had not spread to other areas of the Continue reading

One Injured In House Fire

One person sustained minor injuries in a house fire on Taylor Street, Saturday morning  in Craig. According to a Craig Fire and Rescue representative, firefighters responded to the fire just before 4. It was caused by faulty Continue reading

Fire Results In Theater Evacuation

The Wild Horse Movie theater in Steamboat had to be evacuated yesterday afternoon due to a small fire. A vacuum cleaner is thought to have been the cause of the fire which occurred around 1 yesterday afternoon which kicked on the theater sprinkler system.  Firefighters Continue reading

Vehicle Fire At Wyoming Landfill

No one was injured when a pickup caught fire at the Rock Springs Landfill earlier this week.  Fire fighters were able to get the vehicle extinguished after responding to the scene Monday afternoon. The driver of Continue reading

Lighting Ignites Fire Near Craig

Rain Sunday night helped control a small fire that occurred on Moffat County Road 100, near Airport road southeast of Craig. Crews responded to the lightning started fire around 11 and were able to get it fully under control in half an hour. Craig firefighter Troy Hampton Continue reading

Fire Ignites Near Elkhead

A bird on a power line caused a small fire near Elkhead Reservoir Wednesday. Craig firefighters responded to the two acre blaze around 4 in the afternoon and had the fire extinguished in about an hour. According to Craig Fire and Rescue Captain Kevin Continue reading

Firefighters Make Quick Work Of Brush-Fire

Craig Firefighters made quick work of a brush-fire that started Monday afternoon near the Wyman Museum on Highway 40. The fire threatened a non residential structure, but was extinguished before reaching the building. According to Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume, Continue reading