Fire Report - 8/23/18

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Report

• On August 13 at 5:55 p.m., in South Park City, Laurel firefighters were paged for a two-vehicle accident at an intersection. The patient refused ambulance attention.

• On August 13 7:25 p.m., on Highway 12 South, firefighters responded to an investigation of a combine fire with Joliet Fire.

• On August 15 at 7:40 p.m., on Buffalo Trail, a squad responded to a report of a grass fire on Buffalo Trail close to the city dump. When firefighters arrived on scene the responsible party had the fire controlled and out. LVFD mopped up and se- cured the scene. The ignition source was undetermined.

• On August 15 at 11:35 p.m., on the 1000 block of 12th Ave, a caller originally reported a natural gas smell. When E1 arrived on scene the responsible party stated that it was not natural gas and that it was gasoline she had been smelling for about an hour and a half outside her home. Upon investigation firefighters determined cause of the smell was her neighbor had dumped some old gas outside their residence. E1 then secured and returned.

• On August 16 at 12:30 p.m., on the 800 block of 3rd Ave, fire provided a medical assist.

• On August 17 at 8:35 a.m., on S. 8th Avenue, fire responded to a two-vehicle accident. Upon arrival there were no injuries, but firefighters controlled traffic until they were released by the police.

• On August 17 at 10:15 a.m., near mile marker 438, fire responded to a report of a truck on fire while traveling eastbound on I-90. Nothing found by LVFD or Billings Fire. I-90 was patrolled from Laurel to Billings.

• On August 17 at 11:50 a.m., on the 1200 block of W. 12th St, a citizen was burning weeds in his driveway or street. The RP had the fire out when trucks arrived. The RP was advised to discontinue burning and to douse the area very well.

• On August 17 at 12:30 p.m., on Monad Road, fire responded to a report of a grass fire on the 8000 block of Monad Road. The report was that the size was about half of an acre. Upon arrival, the fire was about 50 feet by 100 feet. The fire was smoldering so brush trucks finished dousing the fire and mopping up. A groundbloomer type firework was found about 10 feet in from the heel of the fire.

• On August 17 at 10:40 p.m., on the 1100 block of Sunhaven Drive, fire arrived on scene and assisted EMS with getting a patient off the floor and onto her bed.

• On August 18 at 5 p.m., on Buffalo Trail, nothing was found upon investigation after a caller stated they could see flames north of the Chief Joseph monument and north of the intersection of Buffalo Trail and Lipp Road.

• On August 19 at 6:55 a.m., on the 2700 block of Clapper Flat Road, fire responded to a 1 vehicle rollover on Clapper Flat road. Upon arrival, firefighters found one vehicle rolled off the roadway onto its roof, but no patient was found. The patient was later found walking to his residence on Red and King Gulch road. The patient refused medical and no further action was taken. All units were secured and returned.



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