At 12:32 PM the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a rescue call for a climber that fell near the Spyglass Ridge Subdivision in Orchard Mesa. When crews arrived on scene, members of the climbing party were able to guide rescuers to the patient and provide important patient care information. The crew was able to [...]
The Grand Junction Fire Department has been awarded $247,027 through the Colorado EMTS Provider Grant to replace one of the eight ambulances currently in the fleet. On any given day, the GJFD ambulances serve the EMS, medical transport, long distance transport, and event standby needs of just under 650 square miles. With 12,099 calls for [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810 Press Release GJFD: American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Level Recognition Award Recipient For Immediate Release Contact: Shawn Montgomery (PIO) 970-260-3708 Today's Date: 07/13/2015 Award Date: 07/14/2015 Where: St. Mary's Hospital Emergency Department When: 10 am to 11 am The Grand Junction Fire [...]