Logging vehicle catches fire: The Record for Monday, Sept. 23, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Logging vehicle catches fire: The Record for Monday, Sept. 23, 2019

Monday, Sept. 23, 2019

12:28 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a suspicious vehicle in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue. They arrested a woman on suspicion of avoiding a court order. 

12:26 p.m. A woman received a court summons after allegedly stealing $8 worth of items from a business in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. 

4:49 a.m. Yampa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vehicle crash with unknown injuries along Colorado Highway 134 near Toponas. 

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5:36 p.m. North Routt Fire Protection District firefighters extinguished a vehicle fire at U.S. Forest Service Road 505 and Forest Road 520. A timber harvester caught fire while doing logging work in the area. The vehicle was destroyed, but no one was injured. 

7:37 p.m. Officers were called about an intoxicated man was near a skate park in the 1800 block of Lagoon Court. He was taken to the hospital for detox.   

11:11 p.m. Three men were arguing on a Steamboat Springs Transit bus. Officers mediated the situation and kicked the men off the bus.

Total incidents: 45

  • Steamboat officers had 30 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 Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • Yampa firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • North Routt firefighters 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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