By Heather Chadwick, Snohomish County Fire District 7 Public Information & Education Officer.
Snohomish County Fire District 7 responded to 243 calls from September 14 to September 25, 2016, with 71 of the calls being in Mill Creek.
- Fire Related: 4
- Medical Aid: 144
- Motor Vehicle Collisions: 21
- Service Calls: 73
- Total = 242
At 5:24 p.m. crews were dispatched to a report of a brush fire at the 12500 block of 67th Ave SE. Brush 74 arrived on scene and began extinguishing the fire. Snohomish County Fire Investigator arrived for investigation of the cause of the fire. No injuries were reported.
At 6:14 a.m. crews were dispatched to a motor vehicle vs. pedestrian collision at the 16300 block of Bothell Everett Hwy. When crews arrived they found the patient laying on the ground. The patient was evaluated and transported to Swedish – Mill Creek by aid unit.
At 9: 12 a.m. crews were dispatched to a report of a three car motor vehicle collision at the 4400 block of 132nd St SE. When crews arrived on scene they found all drivers out of their vehicles. Crews started patient care. One patient was transported to Swedish – Mill Creek by aid car.
At 9:43 a.m. crews were dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle vs. pedestrian collision at the 15000 block of Main Street. When crews arrived on scene they quickly evaluated the patient and transported to Providence in a medic unit.
Fire Prevention week is fast approaching. Fire District 7 is hosting two Open Houses to promote fire and life safety!
We start the week with an Open House at Station 71 (8010 180th St SE, Snohomish) on Sunday, October 9th from 12:00-4:00, and end the week with an Open House at Station 31 (163 Village Court, Monroe) on Saturday, October 15th from 10:00–2:00.
These events will have car extrication demonstrations, live fire extinguisher training, firefighter challenge courses for the kids and more!
Bring the whole family for a fun interactive event!