Elk Creek Fire Department shared a post.
2 days ago
The kind folks at Mountain Woods Farm came by this morning to thank first responders from yesterday's fire. They brought fresh eggs, and.... A BABY GOAT!!!! From the looks of it, this little cutie sure brought some smiles and cheer!! Thank you Mountain Woods Farm!! ❤️😍❤️Living in the mountains of Colorado, one of my biggest fears is fire.
Yesterday morning I heard screaming for help, ran out on our deck, and saw a black smoke plume. I called 911 and was told crews were already in transit.
I immediately sprung into action by getting all the animals ready to evacuate. Thankfully, we never had to leave. We are SO lucky. Crews stayed through the night to ensure our safety.
How do you thank these hero’s for working tirelessly all day into the night? The answer is you truly can’t. But I had to do something!
So, this morning I collected a few dozen fresh eggs for breakfast for Elk Creek Fire Department and brought along a baby goat for them to cuddle. So grateful to these hardworking men and women. They were exhausted. ... See MoreSee Less
Elk Creek Fire Department added 16 new photos.
3 days ago
Elk Creek Fire responded to a fully involved structure fire on 6-11-19 shortly after 9 a.m. The structure was a total loss, but we are glad to report that no firefighters were injured. One civilian was taken to the hospital with complications not directly caused by the fire. The patient was in stable condition upon hospital arrival. These are some pictures of the incident. (Photos by Roger Parker) ... See MoreSee Less
Overhaul continues at the structure fire on Conifer Mountain Rd. Due to a collapse of the structure, firefighters are working with heavy equipment in efforts to access still burning and smoldering areas.
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CONIFER MOUNTAIN RD. STRUCTURE FIRE UPDATE:
The structure fire at 11153 Conifer Mountain Rd. is under control. Overhaul has begun and will be extensive. The house is a total loss.
Multiple agencies responded including Elk Creek Fire, the Elk Creek Wildland Fire Module, North Fork Fire, Evergreen Fire, and Platte Canyon Fire.
One patient (civilian) was taken emergent to the hospital with complications exacerbated by the fire, but not directly caused by it. Upon hospital arrival, the patient was in stable condition.
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