Kitchen Fire on Crest View Way

At 5:02 PM the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a structure fire on the 1500 block of Crest View Way. Cooking oil on the stove had ignited causing extensive damage to the wall and ceiling above the stove.  Engine 2, the first unit to arrive at 5:10 PM, found no active fire. Additional incoming fire units were canceled. The [...]

GJFD Responds to Brushfire near 5th St Railroad Bridge

At 1808 the Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to a small brushfire near the South side of the 5th Street railroad bridge. Batallion 1 was the first unit on scene and described a fire approximatley 30 feet wide on a hillside in the area known as The Point. No structures were damaged or threatened, [...]

Multiple Structures Involved in Fire Near Whitman Park

At 1815 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire along the West side of 4th Street between Ute and Pitkin Avenue. Truck 1 was the first unit on scene at 1820 and reported numerous structures engulfed in flames. Witnesses at the scene indicated that four of the five structures involved were [...]