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Snoqualmie Fire Department

Monday, June 30

River search: On Monday afternoon, Snoqualmie firefighters responded with crews from Fall City and Eastside Fire and Rescue to the Snoqualmie River below the falls, for a river rafter reported missing by his friends. A river search was conducted by swift water technicians, but the man was not found. It was reported that he did not have a life jacket.

Saturday, June 28

Medical problem: At 5:05 p.m., Snoqualmie emergency medical technicians (EMTs) responded to Maple Avenue Southeast for a 79-year-old man suffering from liver failure. He was evaluated, and transported to Overlake Hospital Medical Center by private ambulance.

Friday, June 27

Child falls: (Time unavailable), Snoqualmie EMTs and Bellevue Medics were called to Venn Avenue Southeast for a child who fell out of a second story window. The child was treated on scene and transported to Harborview Medical Center by paramedics.

Fall City Fire District

Friday, June 27

Possible heart attack: At 8:09 a.m., firefighters and paramedics responded to a 57-year-old man with a possible heart attack.

Thursday, June 26

Chest pain: At 1:05 a.m., firefighters and paramedics responded to an 82-year-old woman with chest pain. She was treated and transported to Overlake Hospital Medical Center.

Gas smell: At 10:13 a.m., firefighters responded to the 4000 block of 324th Avenue Southeast for a smell of natural gas in the residence. Firefighters found the problem and advised the occupants to seek repairs.

Wednesday, June 18

Burn complaint: At 4:18 p.m., firefighters responded to a burn complaint. On arrival, it was discovered that the home owner was illegally burning lumber. The fire department extinguished the fire.

Bee sting: At 6:34 p.m., firefighters responded to a 61-year-old woman who was stung by a bee. She was examined and left in the care of her daughter.

Tuesday, June 17

Injured back: At 2:28 p.m., firefighters responded to a 42-year-old woman with a back injury. She was treated and transported to Snoqualmie Valley Hospital by private ambulance.

Monday, June 16

Unconscious woman: At 1:29 p.m., firefighters responded with Bellevue paramedics to a 50-year-old woman who was unconscious. The patient was treated and transported to Overlake Hospital via the paramedic unit.

Sunday, June 15

Brush fire: At 4:16 p.m., firefighters responded to a report of a small brush fire. On arrival, the fire had been extinguished.

Saturday, June 14

Motorcycle accident: At 8:24 p.m., firefighters responded to a man in his fifties who was involved in a motorcycle accident. He was treated and transported to Snoqualmie Valley Hospital by private ambulance.

Diabetic emergency: At 9:40 p.m., firefighters responded to a 51-year-old woman who was having a diabetic emergency. She was also seen by a paramedic unit from Bellevue Fire, and was treated at home and left in the care of her husband.

Friday, June 13

Wires down: At 12:06 p.m., firefighters responded to a call of a tree that had fallen into power lines on Redmond-Fall City Road Southeast. The firefighters secured the scene and stood by until the utility company reached the scene.

Boy with cut: At 8:34 p.m., firefighters assisted a 3-year-old boy who had a cut on the top of his head. After an examination, the firefighters suggested to parents that the child may need stitches. The boy was left in the parents’ care.

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