FWPPD officer honored for risking life during structure fire response | SkyHiNews.com
YOUR AD HERE »

FWPPD officer honored for risking life during structure fire response

Fraser Winter Park Officer Johnny Stensvad, center, was honored for his bravery by Chief Glen Trainor and Cmmr. Donny Ransom.
Courtesy Fraser Winter Park Police

The Fraser Winter Park Police Department honored Officer Johnny Stensvad on Sept. 1 with a Distinguished Service Medal for his bravery at the Braidwood Condominium fire.

During a Winter Park town hall meeting, Chief Glen Trainor and Cmmr. Donny Ransom shared how during the Braidwood Condominium fire Officer Stensvad risked his own life by repeatedly entering a burning condominium unit in an attempt to rescue an occupant.

In one of the many times he entered the building, Stensvad was able to save a golden retriever from the fire.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grand County make the Sky-Hi News' work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User