Brush Fire Near Las Colonias Park

At 12:45 Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a brush fire in the area of the Colorado River behind Las Colonias Park. GJFD accessed the area of the fire through rough and soggy terrain.  The GJFD, Mesa County Wildland Fire Team, and the Mesa County Fire Marshal determined the fire posed no threat to the surrounding area.  The [...]

GJFD Responds to Apartment Fire

At 21:16 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a structure fire in an apartment complex on the 600 block of Walnut Avenue.  The call came in from a resident reporting a fire in their bedroom. Damage from the fire displaced numerous residents from the building. No one was injured. Four engine companies, one truck company, two ambulance crews, [...]

Brush Truck Acts as Engine Extinguishing Structure Fire on 27 1/2 Road

At 21:46 the Grand Junction Fire department was dispatched to a suspected brush fire in the area of C 1/2 Road and 27 1/2 Road.  Brush 4 was dispatched and en route before new information from dispatch indicated a structure was involved.  The brush truck continued to the scene of the fire and was utilized along with four [...]

Structure Fire on North Avenue

At 19:34 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a commercial structure fire at Xain Wei located at 1530 North Avenue. The fire was reported by employees of a nearby business.  The fire was limited to a glass enclosure surrounding an entrance on the northwest corner of the business. The fire was quickly extinguished. Crews checked the business for signs of fire and found the building unoccupied; there [...]