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Berthoud Fire Calls: March 2023

March 1 – 5

Wednesday, March 1

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 200 block of 2nd St for a medical. The patient refused transport.

Thursday, March 2

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 100 block of Sunset Court for a patient who had fallen. TVEMS began patient evaluation while Engine 61 obtained a patient history and patient medication list. Engine 61 then obtained the stretcher from the ambulance.

Squad 61 made a citizen’s assist in the 700 block of Jay Place.

Friday, March 3

Engine 62 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 500 block of Nesting Eagles Way. TVEMS took over patient care and E-62 retrieved the cot for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 3200 block of N. Colorado Ave for a residential structure fire. Loveland Fire had the fire under control and cleared E-61 from the scene.

Saturday, March 4

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 2000 block of Caballo Ave. The patient had fallen and could not walk because of hip pain. Squad 61 assisted TVEMS with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Sunday, March 5

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to a medical in the 3000 block of Heron Lakes Pkwy for an individual who had fallen. TVEMS assumed patient care as Sq-61 retrieved the cot for transport to a local hospital.

March 6 – 12

Monday, March 6

Engine 62 responded to the 5000 block of Beverly Drive for a Fedex driver that had locked his keys in his car. The crew was able to gain access to the vehicle with no damage done.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 2000 block of N. Cty Road 13 for a 44-year-old woman having diabetic problems. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew retrieved the cot and helped with packaging the patient for transport.

Squad 61 responded to the 600 block of Gateway Park Blvd. for a 14-year-old female that had fallen into the water. The girl was next to the water when the crew arrived. The crew assisted TVEMS with patient care and packaging the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Tuesday, March 7

Engine 62 responded to the 4000 block of Meining Road for a 91-year-old man who needed to be transported to a local hospital. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew assisted with loading the patient into the ambulance.

Wednesday, March 8

Engine 62 and BC61 responded to the 3000 block of Tia Court for a cut gas line. E-62 ensured that the area and home were evacuated. The cut gas line was confirmed, and bumper line was deployed for fire protection if needed. The crew continued to monitor the air for hazardous conditions. E62 stood by for Xcel Energy while the line was clamped, and gas flow stopped.

Citizens assist to replace all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 500 block of Nesting Eagles Way. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning normally.

Thursday, March 9

Citizens assist to replace batteries in all detectors in a home on Delvin St. After changing the batteries, the system was responding normally.

Engine 61 responded to a report of a single power line hanging low across 4th St. at Bunyan Avenue. The crew found this line to be a Century Link communication line. A device on the pole had broken allowing the wire to hang over 4th St. The line was cut and rolled up, and Century Link was contacted.

Engine 61 responded to a medical call on Tallgrass Lane. TVEMS assessed the patient and cleared Berthoud Fire from the scene.

Friday, March 10

Engine 61 responded to 2000 block of S. Cty Road 15 for a single vehicle accident. The vehicle had crashed through the homeowner’s fence. The driver was the only person in the vehicle and was not injured.

Berthoud Fire responded to Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

Engine 62 dispatched to the 2000 block of Barela Drive for a 60-year-old woman. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance and packaged the patient for transport.

Squad 61 responded to the 1000 block of Blue Bell Road for a 61-year-old woman having an allergic reaction to treatment. Patient care was transferred to TVEMS, and the crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance. The patient was packaged and loaded into the ambulance for transport.

Engine 62 responded with AMR ambulance to a medical call on Yellowstone Road. The crew assisted with packaging the patient and loaded her into the ambulance for transport.

Engine 61 responded to a 2-vehicle accident with moderate damage. One person was injured and transported.

Saturday, March 11

Engine 61 responded with TVEMS for a medical on Cadman Street. The crew assisted with packaging the patient to be transported.

 Citizens assist with smoke detectors on Mount Ranier Street. All detector batteries were changed and then checked to see that all detectors were functioning normally.

Squad 61 responded with TVEMS to A&W Restaurant for a person found unresponsive in his vehicle. The patient was transported to the hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical call on 2nd Street. The fire crew helped with patient care and was then released.

Sunday, March 12

Squad 61 responded to a medical call on W. County Road 10E. The crew assisted TVEMS with the patient.

 

                                           March 13-19

Monday, March 13

Engine 61 responded to the 400 block of Michigan Avenue for a citizen needing help with smoke detectors. The crew removed old smoke detectors and replaced them with the new ones. The crew also installed a CO detector in the basement.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 700 block of 42nd St SW for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew loaded the patient for transport.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 5000 block of S 287 Hwy for an explosion. The crews responded and LCSO took over the scene.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 2000 block of Tabor St for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care.

Tuesday, March 14

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 1300 block of 1st St for a medical. The crew began a patient assessment, patient care was taken over by TVEMS.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 100 block of Sunset Court. E-61 obtained the stretcher from the ambulance and assisted TVEMS with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to 250020 Interstate 25 SB for a 3-car accident. The crew assisted with patient assessments and loaded one patient for transport to a nearby hospital.

Wednesday, March 15

Engine 61, E-62 and TVEMS responded to a 3-car accident around N. Berthoud Parkway and Bunyan Avenue. The crews assisted with patient assessments and loaded two patients for transport to a local hospital.

Citizens assist to replace all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 500 block of Nesting Eagles Way. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning properly.

Thursday, March 16

Engine 61 and Engine 62 were dispatched to the 800 block of Mountain Avenue for an unconfirmed structure fire. E-62 entered the building to investigate. The crew reported a tea pot was left on the stove and had melted the plastic handle, no fire, no hazards, just needed a fan to ventilate a little smoke and burnt plastic smell from the second floor. E-62 went inside with the fan for ventilation.

Friday, March 17

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to the 2000 block of Barela Dr. for a medical. TVEMS started patient assessment while the crew began preparing the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Berthoud Fire responded to Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 2000 block of Barela Drive for a 60-year-old woman. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance and packaged the patient for transport.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 200 block of 2nd St for a medical. The crew started patient evaluation and loaded patient into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Citizens assist at station 1 for a car seat install.

Saturday, March 18

Engine 61, Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on LCR 4E. The crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

 Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 1200 block of Elm Dr. for a patient who had fallen. TVEMS assumed patient assessment. Patient refused to be transported to a hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a 2-car accident on 1st St. TVEMS assessed one patient who had neck pain but refused medical treatment.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 3400 block of Memory Place for a small campfire. Engine 61 arrived on scene and found a small fire smoldering. The crew applied water and extinguished the fire.

Sunday, March 19

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 1300 block of Grand Market Avenue for a patient who had fallen. TVEMS assumed patient care as Engine 61 retrieved the cot. The patient was loaded into the ambulance and transported to a local hospital.

Citizens assist at station 1 for a car seat install.

March 20 – 26

Monday, March 20

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 300 block of Canyonlands Street for a medical. TVEMS began patient assessment and the crew assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 62 responded to the 1000 block of Dutch Peak Drive for a gas leak. E-62 evacuated the area and confirmed there were no immediate hazards present. E-62 stood by until Xcel Energy responders arrived on scene. 

Engine 62 dispatched to the 3700 block of West County Road for a wildland fire. Berthoud crew made a direct fire attack on the West flank of the fire. LFRA crews went direct on the East and South flanks of the fire. Once the fire was contained the crew mopped up the area and all units cleared.

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to the 900 block of Meadowlark Drive for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and Squad 61 helped with loading the patient into the ambulance for transport to a nearby hospital.

Tuesday, March 21

Citizens assist at Station 1 for a car seat installation.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 500 block of Ranchhand Drive for a medical. TVEMS began patient assessment, and E-61 assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a one car motor vehicle rollover accident on Hwy 287. LCSO was on scene and took the driver into custody for intoxication.

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to 3000 block Hwy 56 for a medical. The crew helped with the patient assessment and loaded the patient for transport to a nearby hospital.

Wednesday, March 22

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 200 block of 2nd St. The crew assisted with patient assessment. Patient care was transferred to TVEMS.

Engine 62 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 800 block of Greenwood Drive. The crew assisted with patient assessment and the patient was loaded for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 500 block of S County Rd for a medical. The patient was loaded into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Citizens assist replacing all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 1200 block of Phipps Lane. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning properly.

Thursday, March 23

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 800 block of Jenny Lane for a medical. The patient was loaded into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 200 block of 2nd Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient assessment, and Squad 61 helped transfer the patient into the ambulance for transport to a nearby hospital.

Citizens assist replacing all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 4000 block of W County Road 4. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning properly.

Friday, March 24

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 3000 block of Bellaire Avenue for a medical. TVEMS started patient assessment while the crew began preparing the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Berthoud Fire responded to Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 2000 block of Barela Drive for a 60-year-old woman. TVEMS assumed patient care. The crew retrieved the cot from the ambulance and packaged the patient for transport.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 200 block of 2nd Street for a medical. The crew started patient evaluation and loaded the patient into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to the 500 block of Windom Peak Lane for a medical. The decision was made to not transport the patient at this time.

Citizens assist at station 1 for a car seat installation.

Saturday, March 25

Engine 61, Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on I-25 North Bound. Colorado State Patrol took over scene, and all the crews were cleared from the accident scene.

Engine 61 dispatched to the 100 block of E Michigan Avenue. The homeowner stated that the burner was left on, and a cardboard box was placed on the stovetop. The box ignited and the homeowner was able to put out the fire with water from the kitchen sink. Engine 61 investigated the area with a thermal imaging camera and found no hotspots. Engine 61 opened the front and back doors of the residence to naturally ventilate residual smoke from the residence. Engine 61 then cleaned the remaining burned cardboard and verified that the stove was still functional.

 Squad 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 2000 block of Cadman Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient assessment, and E-61 assisted with loading the patient for transport to a local hospital.

Sunday, March 26

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 800 block of 8th Street for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care as Engine 61 retrieved the cot. The patient was loaded into the ambulance and transported to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 100 block of Sioux Drive. TVEMS assumed patient care as Engine 61 retrieved the cot. The patient was loaded into the ambulance and transported to a local hospital.

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 200 block of 2nd Street. Squad 61 assisted TVEMS with moving the patient to the cot and loading the patient for transport.

 

March 27 – 31

Monday, March 27

Engine 61, Engine 62 and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 North bound for a 2-car accident. There were no injuries or hazards. CSP took over the scene.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 South bound for a vehicle accident. TVEMS assumed patient care and the crew made sure there were no hazards. LCSO took over the scene.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 800 block of 10th St. The crew helped with patient assessment. Patient care was transferred to TVEMS.

Engine 61 responded to the 1600 block of Glacier Avenue for citizens’ assistance.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 2200 block of Breckenridge Drive for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and Engine 61 helped with loading the patient into the ambulance for transport to a nearby hospital.

Tuesday, March 28

Citizens assist at Station 1 for a car seat installation.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to Weld County Road 7 and 48 for a 2-car accident. TVEMS began patient assessment, and E-61 assisted with loading 1 patient for transport to a local hospital.

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to the 800 block of Longview Avenue for a medical. TVEMS assumed patient care and Engine 61 helped with loading the patient into the ambulance for transport to a nearby hospital.

Engine 61 responded to the 800 block of Spartan Avenue for citizens’ assistance.

Wednesday, March 29

Engine 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 1500 block of Hollyberry St. The crew assisted with patient assessment and patient care was transferred to TVEMS.

Squad 61 and TVEMS responded to a medical in the 800 block of Greenwood Dr. The crew assisted with patient assessment and the patient was loaded for transport to a local hospital.

Citizens assist replacing all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 1200 block of Phipps Lane. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning properly.

Thursday, March 30

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to the 500 block of S 5th Street for a medical. The patient was loaded into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

Citizens assist replacing all batteries in all detectors throughout the home in the 1100 block of Monroe Avenue. The crew tested detectors to ensure all were functioning properly.

Engine 61 dispatched to the area of County Road 4E and SH 287 for an unconfirmed wildland fire. Engine 61 arrived on scene and the fire was out. The crew thoroughly wet the area and found no hot spots. The area was left with REA to finish their utility work on a switch that caused the small grassfire.

Squad 61 responded to a medical in the 1000 block of Rubinette Lane. TVEMS assumed patient care and the patient was loaded for transport to a local hospital.

Friday, March 31

Engine 61 dispatched to Seven Eleven for a fuel spill of less than 10 gallons. Engine 61 absorbed the gasoline that had been spilled and turned the scene back over to the employees of the store.

Berthoud Fire responded to Berthoud Care and Rehab for a medical.

Engine 61 and TVEMS were dispatched to I-25 North bound for a three-vehicle accident. There were no injuries and hazards had been cleared. CSP took over the scene.

Squad 61 dispatched to the 9000 block of Cottontail Road for a medical. The crew started patient evaluation and loaded the patient into the ambulance for transport to a local hospital.

 

 

 

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