Man trampled by horse: The Record for Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 | SteamboatToday.com

Man trampled by horse: The Record for Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019

Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019

6:50 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a structure fire at a triplex in the 1300 block of Eagle Glen Drive. They were able to douse the flames, which damaged parts of the interior. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

7:35 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a bear in the 200 block of Old Fish Creek Falls Road. 

8:49 a.m. Officers received a report of criminal mischief in the 1000 block of 13th Street. 

9:42 a.m. A theft was reported in the 500 block of Parkview Drive. 

9:59 a.m. Officers responded to a reported disturbance at an auto shop in the 2300 block of Lincoln Avenue. 

12:40 p.m. Someone trespassed on the property of an apartment complex in the 700 block of Walton Pond Circle.

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10:01 p.m. Steamboat firefighters assisted a man who was bleeding at a hotel in the 2200 block of Village Inn Court.  

10:03 p.m. Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers assisted a hunter who was trampled by his horse along the Burton Creek Trail in North Routt. It took until midnight for rescuers to find him and until 8 a.m. to get him to a landing zone for a helicopter, which helped transport the man to the hospital. 

11:34 p.m. Police responded to a report of an assault at a bar in the 10th block of Eighth Street. 

Total incidents: 52

  • Steamboat officers had 28 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.
  • Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies had 12 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 Protection District firefighters responded to two calls for service.
  • Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to one call for service.
  • North Routt Fire Protection District 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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