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Berthoud Fire Calls: June 2023

June 1 – 4

Thursday, June 1

Berthoud Fire deployed to a scheduled pub-ed event at MS Metals on N. County Road 15C for fire extinguisher training.

Engine 61 and LFRA were called to a service request by the Parks Unit at 3900 S. County Road 31, Carter Lake. There was an estimated ½ acre of oil in the water. Once the material had been collected, all materials were removed from the water and bagged.

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 4200 block of Highplains Dr. for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 4900 block of S. Iowa Avenue for a medical.

Friday, June 2

Engine 61, LFRA and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 North Bound for a motor vehicle accident. There were no injuries or hazards found.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 200 block of East Colorado Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 1600 block of Mount Meeker Avenue for a broken arm. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Saturday, June 3

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to W County Road 2 for a motor vehicle accident with no injuries. The crew assisted with patient assessments.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a patient that had fallen at the Recreation Center. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 1600 block of Chokeberry St. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 and exit 250 for a motor vehicle accident. There were no injuries or hazards present. CSP took over the scene and cleared all units.

Sunday, June 4

No Calls

 

June 5 – 11

Monday, June 5

Berthoud Fire and TVEMS responded to the 2000 block of Tabor Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance. The patient was transported to a local hospital.

Squad 61 responded to the 700 block of Canyonlands Street for a medical. Squad 61 helped with taking a set of vitals and loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 dispatched to South Hwy 287 for a motorcycle accident. TVEMS assumed patient care. The patient was loaded into the ambulance for transport to a nearby hospital.

Squad 61 responded to the 1000 block of 4th Street for a medical. The crew loaded the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Tuesday, June 6

No Calls

Wednesday, June 7

Engine 61 dispatched to the 1000 block of Navajo Place for a CO (Carbon Monoxide) alarm going off. The crew entered the home and instantly got a reading of about 45ppm. The highest concentration of CO was near the furnace system. The furnace was turned off and the house was ventilated. Once readings reached 0 ppm, the house was closed back up and the furnace turned back on. The readings started to climb near the furnace, indicating that the system was not venting properly. Findings were passed along to the homeowners who was advised to call an HVAC specialist. Engine 61 also checked smoke and CO detectors in the home, all were older models, so homeowner was advised to purchase new ones for the home.

Engine 61 dispatched to the intersection of Grand Market Avenue and Berthoud Parkway for a single motor vehicle accident with no injuries. No hazards were found, and the scene was turned over to LCSO.

Thursday, June 8

E61 and TVEMS responded to the 800 block of Lowrey Lane for a medical. TVEMS and the family determined that transport by the family was appropriate, and the crew assisted walking the patient to a private vehicle.

Engine 61 dispatched to the intersection of Hwy 56 and Weld Cty Road 7 for a 2-vehicle accident with minor damage. Traffic control was established, and the crew checked for hazards. All occupants refused transport, and command was transferred to LCSO.

Citizens assist for smoke detectors in the 200 block of Victoria Street.

Engine 62 responded to I-25 SB for a single motor vehicle with injuries. There was a vehicle with minor damage to passenger side and airbag deployment. TVEMS assumed patient care with the help of Squad 62. Engine 61 assessed for hazards. One person was loaded into the ambulance for transport. E62 remained on scene for traffic control for Colorado State Patrol.

Berthoud Engine 61 dispatched to the intersection of Highway 56 and Weld County Road 7 for a 2-vehicle accident. One vehicle was on its side with moderate damage, and all parties were out of the vehicle. The male denied injury and the female wanted to be evaluated by TVEMS. The crew mitigated the fluid leak. Command was transferred to LCSO.

Friday, June 9

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 2000 block of River Glen Dr. for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Saturday, June 10

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 4000 block of Garfield Ave. for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and E-62 dispatched to the 700 block of Jay Place for an unconfirmed structure fire. The fire was overhauled, vented, and investigated.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 1600 block of Rivergate for an outside gas odor. A leak was discovered in one of the fittings leading to the resident’s gas fireplace. The gas leak was secured, and the scene was turned over to Xcel.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 200 block of 19th Street for a medical. E-61 assisted TVEMS with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Sunday, June 11

No Calls

 

June 12 – 18

Monday, June 12

Engine 61 responded to the 800 block of Prairiestar Drive for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew helped with loading of the patient for transport.

Tuesday, June 13

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 100 block of Sioux Drive for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient assessment. The crew aided with loading the patient for transport to a nearby hospital.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 200 block of 2nd Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Wednesday, June 14

Squad 61 dispatched to the 1000 block of Chokeberry Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew helped the patient onto the cot and loaded the patient into the ambulance.

Squad 61 responded to the 300 block of Columbine Circle for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

BC1 responded to the 1000 block of 4th Street for a medical. The crew helped TVEMS with retrieving the cot and loading the patient into the ambulance for transport.

Engine 62 responded to the 600 block of Sundown Court for a patient with heat exhaustion. TVEMS arrived on scene, and patient care was transferred. E62 packaged the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 NB for a single vehicle whose wheel fell off and airbags deployed. The vehicle had minor damage and all parties were out. The patient denied injury and no hazards were found. The scene was turned over to CSP.

BC61 dispatched to the 900 block of 4th Street for a medical. Squad 61 crew obtained a full set of vital signs. Once all vitals were completed, the patient was walked to the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Thursday, June 15

Engine 61 responded to the 1000 block of Rancho Way for a medical. TVEMS arrived and took over command, and the crew assisted with loading the patient for transport.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 1000 block of 4th Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew retrieved the cot and assisted with loading the patient.

Engine 62 and TVEMS responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 4900 block of South County Road 29. E-62 found a single vehicle on its side in the ditch. The driver was out of the vehicle and sitting in the car of a passerby. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew helped with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Friday, June 16

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 500 block of Windom Peak Lane for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care.

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 700 block of Great Plains Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a nearby hospital.

Citizens assist at Station 1

Engine 62 and TVEMS responded to the 1800 block of Preserve Dr for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care.

Saturday, June 17

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the area of Pleasant View and County Road 13 for a motor vehicle accident. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew mitigated all hazards.

Citizens assist for malfunctioning detectors in the 2700 block of Heron Lakes Parkway.

Sunday, June 18

Engine 62 responded to the 3000 block of Meining Road for Carbon Monoxide alarms. When the crew arrived, the homeowner was outside. E-62 closed the house and monitored the air for several minutes to confirm levels did not increase. After confirming CO levels did not rise and the source was likely the gas burners on stovetop, E-62 opened the house and placed a fan at front door to induce fresh air into the house. The crew also checked the hot water heater for any issues. The homeowner was advised to have the gas stovetop checked by an appliance technician.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 2700 block of Tallgrass Lane for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew helped with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

 

June 19-25

Monday, June 19

Engine 61 responded to the 2000 block of Berthoud Parkway for a child locked in the vehicle. The child was not in distress. The crew unlocked the vehicle and LCSO took over the scene.

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 2000 block of Tailgrass Lane for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Squad 61 responded to the 1000 block of Rancho Way for a patient that had fallen. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Squad 61 responded to the 800 block of Franklin Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport.

Berthoud Fire responded to the 500 block of Talons Reach Run for a lift assist.

Tuesday, June 20

Squad 61 was dispatched to the 2000 block of Tailgrass Lane for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Squad 61 responded to the 600 block of N. Cty Road 31 for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew assisted with retrieving the cot from the ambulance for transport.

Engine 61 responded to the Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

Engine 61 responded to the 900 block of Bruce Drive for a lift assist.

Engine 61 was dispatched to the 200 block of Dipper Court for a small mulch pile that was blackened. The RP had found the pile on fire and put it out. The crew overhauled the fire area and found no evidence of how it ignited.

Wednesday, June 21

Squad 61 responded to the 1000 block of Murriet Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed command and cleared S61 from the scene.

Engine 61 responded to the 200 block of W. Cty Road 10E for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Thursday, June 22

Engine 61 responded to the 600 block of Mountain Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a nearby hospital.

Citizens assist with fire alarms in the 1000 block of Murrlet Street.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 600 block of Mountain Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Friday, June 23

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 900 block of Schofield Road for a lift assist.

Saturday, June 24

Engine 61 and LFRA responded to a commercial structure fire at 300 South Railroad Avenue. The building was completely made of concrete, so the fire was under control quickly. E-61 was cleared from the scene.

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 900 block of North Larimer County Road 31 for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Sunday, June 25

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 4000 block of Meining Road for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

 

June 26 – July 2

Monday, June 26

Engine 61 responded to I-25 north of the Berthoud exit in the SB lane. One vehicle had minor damage with all parties out of the car. The only hazard on scene was coolant on the ground. TVEMS assumed patient care and the fire crew began mitigating the vehicle hazards. Absorbent was applied to the coolant and the battery was secured. Once hazards on scene were mitigated Engine 61 departed the scene.

Citizens assist the 22000 block of Schultz Lane for a malfunctioning smoke detector.

Berthoud Fire dispatched to the 1000 block of 4th Street for a lift assist.

E61 responded to the 600 block of Mountain Avenue for a 76-year-old man with a fever. TVEMS assumed patient care, and the crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 responded to the 19000 block of Weld County Road 5 for a 9-month-old child locked inside a minivan. The crew went to work on non-destructive forcible entry, the mother said the A/C was on. Firefighter gained access to the vehicle, and we were able to access the child. The child did not need any further medical evaluation.

E61 responded to the 100 block of Indiana Avenue for a lift assist.

Tuesday, June 27

E62 responded to the 2000 block of Weld County Road 42 for a 69-year-old woman who had fainted. The patient found sitting on a chair. TVEMS handled all patient care, and the crew helped the patient onto the cot for transport.

Engine 61 and Paramedic 331 responded to the 100 block of Indiana Avenue for a lift assist.

A citizen assist at Station 1 for a car seat check.

Engine 61 responded to the 3000 block of S. County Road 11 for an 83-year-old man who had fallen. TVEMS arrived on scene and assumed patient care. After evaluation, TVEMS decided that transport was needed.

Wednesday, June 28

Engine 61 responded to the 700 block of Sage Place for a 49-year-old man who fell from a ladder. TVEMS asked the 61 crew to retrieve the cot while they bandaged and splinted his ankle. Once the patient was loaded into the ambulance, E61 cleared scene.

Engine 61 and paramedic 331 responded to the 1000 block of Sun River Road for a 19-month-old girl having a seizure. The crew assisted with securing the child seat to the cot.

Berthoud Fire dispatched to the 2000 block of Big Thunder Road for a 35-year-old man who fell off a dirt bike. TVEMS arrived and assumed patient care. The crew helped with loading the patient for transport.

Engine 62 dispatched to the 2000 block of W. County Road 6 for a 75-year-old woman with breathing problems. TVEMS determined that the patient needed to be transported to a local hospital.

Thursday, June 29

E61 responded to the 3000 block of Megan Way for an 83-year-old woman feeling ill. E61 gathered a patient history and command was turned over to TVEMS. The crew retrieved the cot from ambulance, and the patient was loaded for transport.

Friday, June 30

Engine 61 responded to the intersection of Hwy 287 and County Road 8 for a 2-vehicle accident with light damage to both vehicles. No injuries were reported, and the scene was turned over to LCSO.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 300 block of Hubbell Street for an 81-year-old man not feeling well. The crew assisted TVEMS with patient assessment.

Engine 62 dispatched to the intersection of County Road 8 and County Road 23 for a motor vehicle accident with injuries. One person was loaded for transport.

Engine 61 responded to Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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