Greene County Sheriff’s Office Reports Two Vehicles Deemed Total Losses In Separate Incidents Thursday

Two vehicles in Greene County were deemed total losses in two separate instances Thursday. At approximately 11:19 a.m., the Greene County Sheriff’s Office and Greene County Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a single-vehicle accident near 243rd Avenue to the south of the Jefferson Municipal Airport. According to an initial investigation, 20-year-old John Roberts, of Grand Junction, lost control of his 2002 Ford F150, rolling the vehicle. The truck came to rest on its top. Roberts reported minor injuries but declined transport for medical treatment. He was cited for failure to maintain control. At approximately 1:18 p.m., a deputy and the Jefferson Fire department responded to a reported tractor fire on P Avenue near the intersection with 310th Street. The firefighters extinguished the blaze, but the Case IH MX200 tractor was considered to be a total lose. An attached planter as also damaged during the incident.