Grand County police blotter, May 4-7: Trapped in an elevator twice
FRIDAY, MAY 4
Hazard — It was reported at around 3:20 p.m. from milepost 231 on Highway 40 near Winter Park that a rockslide was blocking the westbound lane of the highway. The Colorado Department of Transportation was notified.
SATURDAY, MAY 5
Assist citizen — Authorities were notified at around 10:30 a.m. that an employee was stuck in an elevator at Iron Horse Resort in Winter Park. It was reported that the reset button was not working. The employee had been stuck in the elevator for approximately eight minutes. It was reported that the subject was out of the elevator at around 11 a.m.
Hazard — It was reported to authorities at around 3:25 p.m. from Cooper Creek Square in Winter Park that an umbrella had hit a power line in front of Leo’s Kitchen. There were sparks flying but no fire.
Shots fired — Authorities received a report at around 6:45 p.m. from the 400-block of Casa Drive in Granby of shots fired in the vicinity. Authorities were unable to locate any shots being fired, but located fireworks in a nearby field. Subjects were given a verbal warning.
Hazard — It was reported to authorities at around 9:15 p.m. from milepost 199 on Highway 40 near Hot Sulphur Springs that the eastbound lane of the highway was blocked with some rocks, some large enough to be moved with a loader. The Colorado Department of Transportation was notified and the hazard was removed shortly after.
MONDAY, MAY 7
Fire call — It was reported to authorities at around 7:40 a.m. that a male party was trapped in the elevator at Iron Horse Resort in Winter Park. No medical issues were reported. It was reported that the party was out of the elevator at around 8:20 a.m.
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