The Grand Junction Police Department is responding to a four vehicle crash at 29 1/2 Road and North Avenue. All westbound lanes of North Avenue are closed at 29 1/2 Road, as well as one eastbound lane. The Grand Junction Fire Department is also on scene. Please avoid this area if possible.
On Sunday, June 7th an unknown subject stole a wallet from a purse inside a
shopping cart at City Market located at 135 S. Plum Street in Fruita. A credit
card from the stolen wallet was used by the male subject later that day at Target
located at 2424 Highway 6 & 50.
Video surveillance captured a black male with a mustache wearing a black hat, white t-shirt,
grey pants and grey boat shoes. The surveillance photo of the suspect can be viewed
If you know the identity or location of the subjects involved in this crime, please
call Crime Stoppers at 241-7867. Information reported to Crime Stoppers that
leads to an arrest can earn you up to $1,000 cash reward and you will remain
completely anonymous. For more information, see us at http://www.241stop.com.
Around 11:20 this morning, the Grand Junction Police Department and Grand Junction Fire Department was dispatched to Hwy 6 & 50 near 23 Road.
The Grand Junction Police Department is continuing to investigate a two vehicle crash on Hwy 6 & 50 involving two occupants, one in each vehicle. The two occupants sustained unknown, but serious injuries and were transported to St. Mary’s Hospital.
At this time, the cause of the crash is still under investigation and the westbound and eastbound lanes of Hwy 6 & 50 will remain closed for an unknown extent of time. Traffic is still being diverted on 23 and 24 roads.
Please avoid the area if possible, we will post an update when it becomes available.
Both westbound and eastbound lanes of Hwy 6 & 50 are now open.
The Grand Junction Police Department and Grand Junction Fire Department has responded to a serious crash on Hwy 6 & 50 and 23 Road. Currently, the westbound and eastbound lanes of 6 & 50 are closed. Please avoid the area if possible.
Traffic is now being diverted on 24 and 23 Road.
On May 19, 2015, three-year-old, Virgil Stansberry, died as a result of injuries he sustained in a bus accident at 29 Road and North Avenue.
After careful review, the District Attorney’s office has declined to file criminal charges against the driver of the bus.
The DA’s office does not believe that a jury would find that the driver acted in a careless or imprudent manner on the date of the accident.
Further questions can be directed to the District Attorney’s office at (970) 244-1730.
Our hearts go out to all those affected by this tragedy.
The fire at 26 1/2 Road and G Road has been contained. The Grand Junction Fire Department and the Grand Junction Police Department will be conducting a joint investigation into the cause of this fire.
The BLM and Grand Junction Fire Department will be doing a walk through of the fire ground on July 5, to search for additional evidence.
All residents of the area have been notified that the potential for evacuation has been relieved with the containment of the fire. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.
The Grand Junction Fire Dept, Police Department, Mesa County Sheriffs Office and the BLM are currently fighting a brush fire bounded on the South by G Road, the North by G 1/2 Road, the East by 26 1/2 Road and the West by 26 Road. There are no mandatory evacuations at this time. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.
The cause of this fire is still under investigation.