An isolated shooting occurred at GJHS. This is not an active shooter incident. This is an isolated tragedy. Students are being released from the school. An active investigation is underway. Additional information will be provided by the GJPD.
At 16:29 the GJFD responded to a brush fire near the 400 block of Marianne Dr. The fire was fast-moving in an area of dense dry fuel. The fire was pushed by strong winds toward the nearby subdivision. The first units on scene contained the fire to the edge of a canal and prevented the fire from spreading. The fire [...]
At 1:41 PM the GJFD responded with the GJPD to a structure fire in the 1100 block of Micaelas Ct. The first units on scene reported smoke coming from the structure. Firefighters made entry and quickly extinguished the fire. After searching the residence it was determined to be unoccupied. There were no injuries, damage to the residence is estimated at twenty-five thousand [...]
The GJFD and the GJPD responded to an injury crash at the intersection of 28 1/2 RD and I70B. Two vehicles were involved and one patient was transported to SMH. The cause of the accident is unknown and under investigation. The intersection of 28 1/2 RD, I70B, and the Frontage RD will be closed while the GJPD investigates. For additional information on [...]
Tonight GJFD Wildland Firefighting Team is beginning their response to the Beulah Hill Fire located southwest of Pueblo, CO. Currently, eight homes have been lost in the fire and 779 homes have been evacuated affecting approximately 1,948 residents. A shelter has been established for residents at the Colorado State Fair Events Center. The GJFD will [...]
625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810 Press Release Brush Fires For Immediate Release Contact: Dirk Clingman, PIO Today’s Date: 9/19/2016 Addresses: 2500 Broadway, 1936 S Broadway Grand Junction, CO Call Time: 14:58 On Scene: 15:03 The GJFD responded to the report of a brush fire in an area along the Grand Avenue Bridge. Firefighters [...]
625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810 Press Release Motor Vehicle Crash: 29 RD and Riverside Parkway, Grand Junction, CO. For Immediate Release Contact: Dirk Clingman, PIO Today’s Date: 9/19/2016 Address: 29 RD and Riverside Parkway, Grand Junction, CO Call Time: 0640 hrs. On Scene: 0647 hrs. The GJFD responded to the report of a motor [...]