Residents lobby Summit Fire & EMS to expedite Silverthorne fire station that is now planned to break ground this fall
UPDATE: Lengthy closure on westbound I-70 was caused after tractor-trailer lost its brakes while descending from tunnel, police say
A collision between two semitractor-trailers that closed a section of Interstate 70 for several hours Monday is believed to have been caused by one of the tractors losing its brakes, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The driver of the second truck suffered minor injuries in the crash, which occurred a little after 7 a.m.
Westbound I-70 closed at Eisenhower Tunnel due to a crash involving two semis
Summit Fire & EMS responds to a kitchen fire at Fritangas Mexican Restaurant in Silverthorne
Brake failure blamed for big rig crash that closed I-70 at Eisenhower Tunnel
No injuries reported in fire that damaged Frisco duplex Tuesday, Jan. 4
Weather slowed emergency response to Heeney cabin destroyed in blaze last week
Destructive blaze in Silverthorne area underlines importance of nearby fire house, residents say
Residents in the Silverthorne area say the response to a house fire there over the weekend is underlying the importance of having a nearby fire house. Read more ...
House fire sparks in Silverthorne on Saturday, Dec. 10
No one was injured in an early morning fire that destroyed a home under construction in Silverthorne’s Eagles Nest neighborhood Saturday, Dec. 10, according to Summit Fire & EMS. Firefighters were called 1265 Golden Eagle Road a few minutes before 6:30 a.m. and arrived 13 minutes later to find the home fully engulfed in flames, Summit Fire spokesperson Steve Lipsher said. For nearly two hours, about 25 firefighters battled the blaze in “brutally cold conditions,” Lipsher said.