Vehicle fire: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 |

Vehicle fire: The Record for Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018

Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018

8:49 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist a person with a back injury in the 200 block of Missouri Avenue.

10:09 a.m. Steamboat firefighters assisted a person having a seizure in the 700 block of North Grand Street.

11:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle at Lithia Springs. A truck was parked in a snow bank. Officers believed it was overflow parking from a nearby auto shop.

2:08 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of a vehicle on fire in the 30700 block of Routt County Road 14C. A car’s engine block caught fire. The vehicle’s owners and neighbors were able to get most of the flames subdued with water and a fire extinguisher before firefighters arrived on scene. Firefighters conducted an investigation of the fire.

2:20 p.m. Officers arrested a 51-year-old man on suspicion of misdemeanor violation of a protection order, DUI, driving under a revoked or suspended driver’s license and resisting a peace officer.

11:33 p.m. Officers responded to a reported disturbance in the 2400 block of Lincoln Avenue. Two roommates were arguing, and one left the scene in a taxi.

Total incidents: 32

• Steamboat police had 18 cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.

• The Routt County Sheriff’s Office had seven cases that included calls for service and officer-initiated incidents such as traffic stops.

• Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue responded to six calls for service.

• West Routt Fire Protection District 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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