Yuma Fire Department Press Releases


Mar
4
2016
Black Hill Rescue

On Thursday March 3, 2016 just after 8:00 pm Yuma Fire Department personnel were sent to the area of the 200 block of East 8th Street (“Black Hill”) regarding an injured person. The caller had reported on a cell phone that he had fallen and possibly had broken his leg. He was not sure of his exact location but said he could see the radio antenna array on the top of the hill.

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Mar
3
2016

From Sunday February 21, 2016 through Saturday February 27, 2016, the Yuma Fire Department responded to 327 emergency calls for service.

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Feb
29
2016
Mobile Home Fire

On Monday February 29, 2016, just before 8:00 am a fire was reported in a mobile home at 1850 West 1st Street. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found smoke and flames coming from a single wide mobile home at that location. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire without it spreading to other nearby mobile homes.

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Feb
25
2016

From Sunday February 14, 2016 through Saturday February 20, 2016, The Yuma Fire Department responded to 307 emergency calls for service.

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