The Record for Sept. 12
Tuesday, Sept. 12
1:32 a.m. An 18-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested near Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, being a minor in possession, weaving, driving under revocation and violating his bail bond conditions.
1:42 a.m. A 31-year-old Hayden man was arrested near Lincoln Avenue and Dream Island Plaza on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and weaving.
2:05 a.m. A man reportedly scratched his arm, went to the hospital and tried to get prescription medications by telling medics he had been injured in a fight. The man was not given the medications, and medics called police. A report was taken.
6:56 a.m. A delivery truck reportedly hit power lines in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. The lines sparked and started a small fire. The fire was out before police and firefighters arrived. The power lines were repaired.
8:43 a.m. A 56-year-old Steamboat Springs man was seriously injured when a train struck the truck he was driving near Routt County Road 14 and Mount Werner Road.
Noon A 42-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested in the 2500 block of Storm Mountain Drive on suspicion of being a fugitive of justice.
12:17 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident was reported in the 1200 block of Lincoln Avenue. One driver was cited, police said.
12:47 p.m. Someone reportedly found a skateboard in the 800 block of Howelsen Parkway.
1:38 p.m. A two-vehicle, hit-and-run injury accident was reported near C.R. 14 and Henderson Road. Officers were not able to locate the driver who left.
2:23 p.m. A woman in the 1100 block of Zephyr Trail reported her 6-year-old son missing. The woman told police her son was riding his bike around the neighborhood with the family dog. She became concerned her son was missing after the dog came home without her son. The boy later returned home.
2:49 p.m. A woman reportedly lost two passports in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.
3:35 p.m. A man with medical issues was taken to the hospital from the 1200 block of Lincoln Avenue.
3:50 p.m. A car near Oak and Fifth streets reportedly passed a school bus when the bus’s red lights were flashing. Officers contacted the driver Wednesday morning and issued a citation.
6:48 p.m. A man was taken to the hospital from the 100 block of 12th Street because he felt nauseous.
6:57 p.m. Two dogs reportedly were pulling a man on a bike down the middle of Tamarack and Lupine drives. The dogs and the bicyclist were gone when officers arrived.
7:13 p.m. A woman was taken to the hospital because she overdosed on sleeping pills.
8:05 p.m. A motorist was given a citation near 12th Street and Lincoln Avenue for being a minor in possession and speeding.
8:32 p.m. A woman reported receiving threatening phone calls from a long-distance caller. A report was taken.
10:47 p.m. A 22-year-old Oak Creek man was arrested on U.S. Highway 40 on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, failing to drive in one lane and possessing a loaded .50-caliber handgun.
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