GJFD Responds to Brush Fire along HWY 6 and 50

At 14:42 Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to a brush fire on the south side of HWY 6 and 50 in the area of 23 Road.  The fire, which covered approximately  1/4 acre,was quickly extinguished and was contained to dry weeds along the roadside.  The Grand Junction Fire Department responded with a ladder truck, [...]

GJFD Responds to Report of Smoke at GJHS

At 07:39 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a report of smoke and heat in the math building at Grand Junction High School. Responders located a small fire in a bathroom which was quickly extinguished. There were no injuries and the cause of the fire is under investigation.  Regularly scheduled classes will continue throughout the day. [...]

GJFD Responds to Fire at Single-Family Residence

The Grand Junction Fire Department responded at 18:49 this evening to reports of a fire at a single-family residence in the 2000 Block of North Ave. Upon arriving at the scene one patient was immediately transported to the hospital for injuries and fire crews began working to extinguish the fire. Early on it was discovered [...]

GJFD Responds to Report of an Explosion

At 15:21 the Grand Junction Fire department was dispatched to a reported explosion on the 200 block of 28 1/2 Road.  The Mesa County Sheriff's office and Grand Junction Police Department also responded to the scene. One patient was transported for medical treatment.  The total cost of damages is unknown. The Grand Junction Fire Department and Mesa [...]

Attic Fire in Single-Story Home

At 05:30 this morning the Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to an attic fire in a single story residence. The fire was called in by the residents who then evacuated the house. The fire was extinguished with significant damage to the attic.  No one was injured: total cost of damages is unknown.  Grand Junction Fire Department [...]

Structure Fire on the 1700 Block of Orchard Avenue

At 12:56 the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to the 1700 block of Orchard Avenue for a fire reported by the occupant of the home.  The occupant transported two dogs from the residence for medical attention due to smoke inhalation.  The fire was quickly extinguished without additional injuries.  The home suffered extensive smoke damage, the cause of the fire is under [...]