Wet driving conditions lead to several calls on January 11th for motor vehicle accidents along 211. A tree fell across the road on a blind corner. CFD crews responded and cleared the road. The next call was further up the highway for an overturned RV trailer blocking the northbound lane. In all instances there were no injuries reported. Just a reminder that with wet roads to reduce speed and increase your following distance.
Lt. Alex "Koala" Beaudoin has been a longtime resident firefighter with Colton Fire District and has helped the department grow both in size and professionally. That's why it was such bittersweet news to hear that he accepted a Paramedic Crew Chief position with Berkley County EMS in South Carolina that will begin for him this month. Best of luck in your new career Lt. You will be missed!