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Cold Springs Fire Update

As of 11:00 am today, the fire was 606 acres with 0% containment and 5 homes lost. More hand crews and engines are continuing to come to assist. Multiple aircraft and ground crews are working the fire today. Cooler temps today but wind gusts are expected throughout the day. For current info please visit Boulder Office of Emergency Management’s page.They are continuing to put updated information regarding the fire, road closures and evacuation notices on their page. Please stay out of the area due to multiple fire agencies and aircraft trying to get this fire contained.
Chief Hoffman

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Fire near Nederland

There is a large Wildland fire burning on the Peak to Peak Highway near Nederland. Lyons has sent some resources to assist at the fire. Smoke will most likely be visible in the Lyons Fire Protection District. We will provide updates as necessary.

Sincerely,

Chief Hoffman

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North St. Vrain Accident 2/26/2016

A motorcycle accident near Stone Mountain Lodge on Hwy 36 (North St. Vrain) is causing traffic to be detoured onto Apple Valley Road between the lower intersection and the upper. We will post updates as they become available.
Thank you,
Chief Hoffman
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South St. Vrain Truck Roll Over

Highway 7 still closed between Allenspark and Lyons due to an accident. The highway has been closed for approximately 6 hours. The accident involved a cement truck that rolled over. We want to thank crews from Longmont Fire, CDOT, AMR, Nothern Colorado MedEvac, Longmont Emergency Unit and Boulder Emergency Squad, Boulder County Sheriff, Colorado State Patrol and our dispatch for their assistance with this accident. We are hoping crews will be finished soon and the highway hopefully open by 9:30 or 10:00 pm this evening.
Chief Hoffman
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School Bus Accident

Today at about 4pm, a school bus rolled on Highway 7 near the 24 mile marker. No fatalities have been reported. St. Vrain Valley School District is contacting parents and guardians. Reunification of parents and students is set up at the Lyons Middle/Senior High School.
More information will be released as it becomes available.