The Record for Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016: Parking lot joyriding
Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016
Police, fire and ambulance calls
5:27 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to a report of a head-on crash near mile marker 155 on U.S. Highway 40. It took two and a half hours to extricate a man from a pickup. He was flown to a Front Range hospital with serious injuries.
8:20 a.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of a chimney fire in the 400 block of Alpine Court. The fire did not spread beyond the chimney. There was minor damage to the inside of the chimney.
1:02 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of two suspicious men outside a business. One of the men came in the business and started rambling about conspiracies. Police contacted the men, and they said they were fine.
1:35 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a parent who came to the high school and was upset about their child being suspended.
2:46 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help with a car that went off the road near mile marker five on Routt County Road 36.
3:54 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a woman who fell down stairs in the 27500 block of Whitewood Drive.
4:29 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drug deal occurring in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police determined it was not a drug deal.
6:47 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a female who said she was assaulted by two males the previous night in the 700 block of Mountain Village Circle. She said she had minor injuries.
8:20 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a white truck blocking the road at Village Drive and Après Ski Way.
11:31 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help a woman who overdosed on alcohol in the 1500 block of Shadow Run Court.
11:59 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a car joyriding and spinning around light poles in the 1700 block of Central Park Drive. It could not be located.
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