Crash on the Cog: The Record for Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Crash on the Cog: The Record for Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

12:05 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle near Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue.

12:33 a.m. Police received a report of a bear in the 1500 block of Shadow Run Court.

1:58 a.m. West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters were called to an unknown injury crash in the 4600 block of Routt County Road 78 north of Hayden.

7:10 a.m.  West Routt firefighters and Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of an unknown injury crash near mile marker 3 on C.R. 78 north of Hayden.

9 a.m. Deputies were called to a reported theft at a business in the 44200 block of Routt County Road 36.

9:17 a.m. Officers arrested a person on suspicion of misdemeanor harassment in the Steamboat Springs area.

2:25 p.m. Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers were notified of a possible rescue in the area of Elkhorn Mountain in North Routt.

3:22 p.m. Yampa Fire Protection District firefighters and deputies were called to an unknown injury rollover crash on Colorado Highway 134 near Toponas.

Crime Stoppers

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6:23 p.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to a fuel spill in the area of Routt County Road 14 and Colorado Highway 131.

6:52 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to assist someone who was unconscious at a restaurant in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

7:19 p.m. Deputies received a report of a missing person in the Steamboat area.

7:21 p.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters were called to assist someone who suffered a traumatic injury in the 200 block of East Highland Street.

7:59 p.m. Officers were called to a reported burglary in the 400 block of Eighth Street.

9:03 p.m. Police were called to a report of trespass in the 1100 block of Bangtail Way.  

9:47 p.m. Deputies were called to a suspicious incident in the area of Colorado 131 and Routt County Road 35A near Oak Creek.

10:05 p.m. Deputies received a fireworks complaint in the 44500 block of Routt County Road 129.

Total incidents: 65

  • Steamboat officers had 37 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Sheriff’s deputies had 16 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to seven calls for service.
  • West Routt Fire firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • Yampa Fire firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • Search and Rescue volunteers responded to one call for service.

The Record offers a glimpse of police activity and is not a comprehensive report of all police activity. Calls such as domestic violence, sexual assaults and juvenile situations typically do not appear in The Record.


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