Monday, Sept. 9, 2013
Police, fire and ambulance calls
2:32 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a drunken man sleeping on the sidewalk at Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue.
3:01 a.m. Officers contacted the same drunken man at Seventh Street and Lincoln Avenue and gave him a ride home.
8:14 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person in the 2900 block of Columbine Drive who was receiving harassing phone messages.
8:34 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of an accident near mile marker 113 on U.S. Highway 40.
8:58 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a cyclist who hit a car at Seventh and Oak streets. The cyclist ran a stop sign and was given a ticket. The cyclist went to Yampa Valley Medical Center with a broken ankle.
9:47 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a driver who ran a red light at Central Park Drive and Mount Werner Road.
10:11 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident at a bar in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police say a 27-year-old man broke into the bar after it closed, drank beer and liquor and then passed out in the basement office.
11:06 a.m. Officers were called to a report of an address sign that had been stolen in the 300 block of Steamboat Boulevard.
11:19 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters and deputies were called to a report of an accident near mile marker 122 on U.S. Highway 40 near Milner. A truck drifted into oncoming traffic and was sideswiped by a trailer. The driver of the truck was taken to Yampa Valley Medical Center and released.
1:12 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a four-car, noninjury accident at South Lincoln Avenue and Hilltop Parkway. A tow truck driver involved in the accident was cited for careless driving.
2:30 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of a reckless driver near mile marker 53 on Colorado Highway 131.