SUV crashes into Fort Collins deck

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Poudre Fire Authority crews rescued a driver after an SUV crashed into a deck in Fort Collins on Wednesday morning.

PFA Tid the incident happened in the 900 block of Southridge Greens Boulevard. The Chevrolet Trailblazer went off the road and crashed into a home’s deck.

“Firefighters helped the patient out of the vehicle, and got to work building and installing temporary supports to reinforce the collapsed deck,” officials said.

UCHealth paramedics took the driver to the hospital. Poudre Fire Authority said there were no other reported injuries.

“Our folks may be FIREfighters, but their emergency response capabilities go far beyond those related to water hydraulics and fire behavior,” PFA said.