Tag Archives: fire

Shooting West Of Craig

craig-fire-rescue-300One person was shot Friday night  at a house just west of Craig. According to a representative from Craig Fire and Rescue, the incident occurred around 9 Friday night, and the individual who was shot was transported by helicopter to St Continue reading

Fire At The Old Train Depot In Craig

craig-fire-rescue-300There was a small fire at the old train depot in Craig Friday afternoon. Fire fighters reported to the incident at around 4:45 where they discovered a mattress smoldering in the building. Fire fighters determined that someone had been in Continue reading

Pickup Rollover Just East Of Craig

IMG_8749 IMG_8752No one was injured in a single vehicle rollover Tuesday afternoon.  The accident, about 4 miles east of Craig on Highway 40 occurred just before 3.  According to the Colorado State Patrol, the driver of a pickup was traveling within the speed Continue reading

House Fire Thursday Night In Craig

house fire 042116 slaight 1Craig fire fighters responded to a fire at the home of Bryan Gusner around 8:30 last night. According to a neighbor flames, were erupting out of a window when the fire crew arrived. The home is at 682 Tucker Street near East 7th Street. By nine o’clock the fire appeared to be mostly out, but fire fighters were pulling siding off the house and removed what Continue reading

Fire Destroys Barn Near Steamboat

IMG_3814(1) IMG_3811(1) A hay filled barn about 2 miles west of Steamboat was destroyed by fire Saturday night.  When Steamboat fire fighters arrived at the scene at 38235 County Road 33, Continue reading

Motorcycle Accident In Craig

craig-fire-rescue-300One man was injured yesterday when he wrecked his motorcycle In front of the Travelers Inn on Highway 40 in Craig.  Emergency responders reported to the scene at about 7:15 last night. The driver of the motorcycle was transported to Continue reading

Chimney Fire In Steamboat

STEAMBOAT FIRE RESCUEA chimney fire at a Steamboat residence Thursday morning was quickly extinguished by Steamboat Springs fire fighters.  The incident at 747 Anglers Pond was determined to be caused by a dirty chimney pipe clogged with heavy amounts of creosote and ash that were smoldering.  Once fire crews on the roof were able to knock the creosote Continue reading

Steamboat Fire Academy Accepting Applications

STEAMBOAT FIRE RESCUEThe Steamboat Springs Fire Academy is now accepting applications for prospective fire fighters. Applications must be submitted by April 20th. The Steamboat Springs Fire Academy provides entry level training for people interested in the fire service. Individuals that complete the program Continue reading

Fire From Yard Cleanup Jumps Out Of Contol

craig-fire-rescue-300A fire from a burn pile got out of control over the weekend but was quickly put out by the Craig Fire Department. The wildland fire began just after noon Saturday when a burning brush pile from a yard cleanup jumped to nearby brush. The fire was at a residence on highway 317 about half a mile east of Continue reading

Explosion In Garage And Single Vehicle Accident Occur Near Craig

craig-fire-rescue-300An explosion in a garage in the Western Knolls area west of Craig yesterday afternoon around 3, resulted in one man being taken to the hospital. A Craig Firefighter said that a cutting torch being used by the man, who was the owner of the garage, was believed to be the ignition source of the Continue reading

Fire Engulfs And Destroys Semi Truck

IMG_8073IMG_8108A passerby Friday noticed a semi truck on fire in the parking lot of Peroulis Brothers Trucking. The Craig Fire Department responded and quickly extinguished the blaze.  According to Craig Firefighter Troy Hampton the truck had been Continue reading

Fumes Cause Bathroom Fire To Home In Moffat County

Fire Feb 28 2 edit Fire Feb 28 1 editFumes from a bathroom project that ignited and burst into flames, are believed to be the cause of a fire at a home on Moffat County Road 64, about a mile west of Craig.  The fire occurred just before 3 Sunday Afternoon.  The fire was contained Continue reading