News Flash Home
The original item was published from 4/6/2021 8:23:00 AM to 4/6/2021 8:39:31 PM.

News Flash

Fire News

Posted on: April 6, 2021

[ARCHIVED] GJFD Responds to Fire on Elm Ave.

911 cell phone

At 2:45 AM this morning Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a call from a resident on the 100 block of Elm Ave. saying that their home was filling with thick smoke. When crews arrived on scene the three occupants and a dog had safely exited the home. Crews worked quickly to extinguish the fire in the basement of the structure and located flames spreading through the walls. Crews diligently searched the home and to put out the spreading fire and ventilated the home. There are no known injuries. The origin and cause of the fire are under investigation.  

GJFD responded with Truck 1, Engine 2, Engine 3, Engine, Truck 6, Ambulance 3, and a Battalion Chief. GJPD also responded to assist with traffic control and scene safety. 

For more information on this incident contact the Community Outreach Office at 970-549-5858 or by email at

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Fire News

Red Flag Warning Flag with red cloud background

Red Flag Warning

Posted on: August 7, 2023
Stage 1 fire restrictions graphic showing a campfire

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Posted on: July 20, 2023
A view of the Spring Creek fire

GJFD Deploys to Spring Creek Fire

Posted on: June 27, 2023
GJFD firefighters in front of the Super 8 hotel

GJFD Responds to Fire at Super 8

Posted on: May 13, 2023
GJFD Firefighters on a roof

GJFD Responds to Fire on Rood Ave

Posted on: February 6, 2023
Station 8 Hose Uncoupling

GJFD Opens Station 8

Posted on: January 23, 2023

GJFD Graduates 13 New Firefighters

Posted on: January 20, 2023
Construction equipment at Station 8

Groundbreaking for GJFD Station 8

Posted on: March 31, 2022
GJFD fighting a fire at a commercial building

GJFD Responds to Fire in Vacant Building

Posted on: February 10, 2022
GJFD Fire Truck at Night

GJFD & GJPD Respond to Home Fire

Posted on: January 20, 2022
Truck 1 at Elm Trailer Park

GJFD Responds to Trailer Fire

Posted on: June 1, 2021