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 [...]

GJFD Wildland Team Deployed to Sunshine Fire Near Boulder

At 0600 this morning a Grand Junction Fire Department Wildland Team arrived at the Sunshine Fire located just west of Boulder, CO. Equipped with GJFD Brush Engine Four, firefighters Michael Cox, Billy Reyez, Jacob Long, and Burt Dole will be joining 178 other firefighters in combating the 62-acre fire that started in the early hours of [...]

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 [...]