Police blotter, Oct. 7-13: Llamas reported on railroad tracks near Kremmling
9:45 a.m. — Car wreck with injuries on US Highway 40 at mile marker 217.
10:59 a.m. — A man phoned in a complaint about his wife and a friend being shot at by neighbors sometime last year.
1:37 p.m. — A vehicle overturned on County Road 60 by Granby. Two people were reportedly taken to the hospital to get checked out and the road was closed briefly to remove the overturned vehicle.
9:24 p.m. — A caller told police a man at a Grand Lake business had been acting suspiciously and washing the same window on his vehicle for 10 minutes. It turned out he was actually waiting for a coworker.
11:48 a.m. — A box truck hauling furniture rolled at mile marker 170 on Highway 40.
7:13 p.m. — The Grand County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a man injured in an ATV wreck.
2:55 p.m. — Someone reported llamas on railroad tracks east of Kremmling.
6:13 p.m. — A driver hit a power pole and fire hydrant in Hot Sulphur Springs, killing power to some customers Friday night.
9:04 a.m. — Authorities were called to assist with a search and rescue for a hunting party after a device’s SOS function was activated. About an hour later, after authorities had identified the party’s location and designated a mission leader, the SOS was canceled.
3:35 p.m. — People in kayaks on Shadow Mountain Reservoir ran into trouble when one of their boats capsized.
4:38 p.m. — A car lost a wheel on Highway 40 outside Kremmling and the runaway wheel sparked a wildfire on the side of the road. The fire spread quickly, reaching about a half-acre, before crews swarmed the blaze and extinguished the flames in under an hour.
8:13 p.m. — An illegal bonfire with flames has high as two stories was reported outside Kremmling.
These are a small number of the calls fielded by Grand County’s dispatchers, first-responders and law enforcement agencies. The police blotter was put together by the Sky-Hi News in conjunction with the Grand County Sheriff’s Office. It does not include any reports about alleged sexual assaults, child abuse, DUIs or domestic violence.
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The Grand County Sheriff’s Office fielded 256 calls from July 25-31 while dispatchers answered 570 calls for all first-responder agencies in the county.