Drunken man taken to hospital after twisting his ankle: The Record for Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Drunken man taken to hospital after twisting his ankle: The Record for Monday, Nov. 25, 2019

Monday, Nov. 25, 2019

 10:34 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers conducted a welfare check on a drunken man outside a bank in the 2200 block of Curve Plaza. He was taken to the hospital for detox.

11:48  a.m. Steamboat Spring Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a two-car collision in the 600 block of South Lincoln Avenue. Both drivers refused medical care. 

2:42 p.m. Steamboat firefighters assisted a drunken man complaining of ankle pain outside a liquor store in the 1400 block of South Lincoln Avenue. He told firefighters he twisted his ankle and was taken to the hospital, either for the injury or for detox. 

2:59 p.m. Steamboat firefighters responded to a vehicle that drove off the road at mile marker 152 along U.S. Highway 40. The driver refused medical care. 

5:46 p.m. Police were called about a drunken man who fell out of a Steamboat Springs Transit bus at the Sundance at Fish Creek bus stop. Officers found him a few blocks away and had him taken to the hospital for detox. 

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Total incidents: 41

  • Steamboat officers had 23 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had 11 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Steamboat firefighters responded to seven calls 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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