The Record for Sept. 13
Wednesday, Sept. 13
12:01 a.m. A drunken person reportedly broke a window in the 200 block of Fourth Street. Officers found the person and took him or her to detox.
12:16 a.m. Several skateboarders reportedly were being loud at a skatepark in the 1300 block of Bob Adams Drive. Officers gave the skateboarders a warning and told them to leave.
3:18 a.m. A sprinkler head reportedly was broken in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive, and water was gushing from the broken sprinkler. Personnel with the city’s road department were notified of the water leak.
9:46 a.m. A local outfitter reportedly threatened to shoot two dogs that were walking up Routt County Road 25. The dogs’ owner told police her dogs were off leashes. She did not want to press charges.
10:41 a.m. A raccoon apparently suffering from distemper was captured near Ranch and Overlook drives.
11:14 a.m. A bicycle was found in the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue.
12:21 p.m. A man in the 3300 block of AprÃs Ski Way reported an open fire “that is always burning.” The man told police the smoke from the smoldering fire was “smoking him out.” Police gave the person responsible for the fire a warning.
12:28 p.m. A motor home reportedly hit a car in the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue and left the scene of the accident. A hit-and-run accident report was taken.
1:09 p.m. A truck reportedly was losing chunks of concrete near Third Street and Lincoln Avenue. Officers were not able to find the truck.
2:06 p.m. A bicycle was found in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square Drive.
2:11 p.m. A restaurant employee reported receiving a counterfeit $10 bill in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. A report was taken.
4:39 p.m. A car crashed through a railroad crossing arm east of Hayden on U.S. Highway 40.
4:45 p.m. A 53-year-old Highlands Ranch woman sustained serious injuries when the minivan she was driving crashed on Rabbit Ears Pass. The woman was listed in serious condition at a Denver hospital Thursday.
6:40 p.m. A propane gas leak was reported at a restaurant in the 100 block of Moffat Avenue in Oak Creek. Police said restaurant patrons were evacuated, and that the gas leak was repaired after firefighters with the Oak Creek Fire Protection District investigated the leak.
11:05 p.m. Someone in the 3000 block of Columbine Drive reportedly heard two people yelling and then “items breaking.” Police said two people were arguing, but otherwise were fine.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
In an effort to make Steamboat Springs Transit buses safer and more accessible, solar-powered lighting in bus shelters and a GPS-triggered automatic voice system that will announce stops in English and Spanish are being implemented.