The Record for Sunday, May 10, 2015 |

The Record for Sunday, May 10, 2015

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Police, fire and ambulance calls

12:14 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a hit and run at Eighth Street and Lincoln Avenue. A man driving a Mitsubishi Lancer reportedly left a bar and hit and damaged two parked vehicles downtown before he fled the scene. Police said the man drove to Howelsen Hill after the accident, parked his car and got a ride home from a friend. Police found the car and then found out where the suspect lived by looking at some mail that was addressed to him in the car. Police went to the man’s home and arrested him on suspicion of reckless driving, failing to notify police of an accident, leaving the scene of an accident and hitting an unattended vehicle and leaving the scene.

12:14 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue paramedics were called to a report of a possible drug overdose in the 1000 block of Longview Circle.

2:11 a.m. Officers contacted a man who was waiting at a bus stop in the 500 block of South Lincoln Avenue and gave the man a ride home from the bars because the buses had stopped running.

6:44 p.m. Officers were called to Yampa Valley Medical Center to take a report of a teenager who was bitten in the leg by a dog.

9:55 p.m. Officers were called to check on the welfare of a man who was possibly having suicidal thoughts in Steamboat. Officers were unable to locate the man.

10:58 p.m. Paramedics were called to help someone who was reportedly unconscious at a hotel in the 3100 block of South Lincoln Avenue.

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.