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FALL CITY FIRE DISTRICT

Wednesday, July 23

Chest pain: At 12:10 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded to a woman with chest pain. She was treated by emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and Bellevue medics and transported to a local hospital.

Monday, July 21

River rescue: At 2:58 p.m., the Fall City fire engine was dispatched with Eastside Fire and Snoqualmie Fire units for a water rescue. One man was treated and transported to a local hospital.

Burn report: At 5:05 p.m., the Fall City fire engine responded to a burn complaint. No fire was found.

Fall: At 7:30 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded to a man who had fallen. He was treated by EMTs and transported to a local hospital.

Friday, July 18

Fire alarm: At 2:27 p.m., the Fall City fire engine responded to a residential fire alarm. No fire was found at the residence.

Breathing problem: At 3:29 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded to a report of a man who was having difficulty breathing. He was treated by EMTs and left at home with a caretaker.

Thursday, July 17

Gas smell: At 7:32 a.m., Fall City crews responded with Snoqualmie Fire Department and Eastside Fire and Rescue crews to a report of a natural gas smell at a structure. The Fall City unit was cancelled while en route.

Rollover: At 5:01 p.m., firefighters responded to a single-car rollover accident. One patient was treated and transported to a local hospital.

Seizure: At 6:27 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded to a boy who was having seizures. He was treated and left in the care of his parents.

Bike accident: At 6:34 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded with Snoqualmie Fire units for a bicycle accident. Three patients were treated and transported to local hospitals.

Brush fire: At 7:47 p.m., the Fall City fire engine was dispatched with Eastside Fire units for a reported brush fire. Nothing was found by the first units on scene and all incoming units were cancelled.

Illness: At 8:59 p.m., the Fall City aid car responded to see a woman who was not feeling well. She was treated by EMTs and transported to a local hospital.

Snoqualmie Fire Department

Wednesday, July 23

Fire alarm: At 9:46 a.m., Snoqualmie firefighters responded to Snoqualmie Valley Hospital for an automatic fire alarm. The alarm was set off accidentally by maintenance. The system was returned to normal.

Medical problem: At 2:53 p.m., Snoqualmie EMTs responded to Fairway Avenue Southeast for an 85-year-old man who was having a medical problem. He was evaluated, and transported to the Swedish Issaquah clinic by private ambulance.

Saturday, July 19

Fire alarm: At 4:02 a.m., Snoqualmie firefighters responded to an automatic fire alarm at Echo Glen Children’s Center. The alarm was set off by a malfunctioning sprinkler system. The system was left in trouble mode.

Fire alarm, again: At 4:42 a.m.., firefighters went back to Echo Glen Children’s Center for another automatic fire alarm, set off by a malfunctioning sprinkler system.

Tree problem: At 6:40 p.m., Snoqualmie firefighters responded to the downtown area for a service call about a tree.

Friday, July 18

Cut hand: At 10:19 a.m., Snoqualmie EMTs responded to a 39-year-old man who cut his hand with a portable skill saw. He was evaluated and transported to Snoqualmie Valley Hospital.

Bike fall: At 4:45 p.m., Snoqualmie EMTs responded to a 35-year-old man who had taken a fall while riding his bike, after a dog ran in front of him. He had multiple scrapes on his face.

Choking: At 8:26 p.m., Snoqualmie EMTs responded to a 68-year-old woman who had been choking on a piece of meat during dinner. The piece of food was dislodged by a bystander. She was examined and left with her husband.

Mental issue: At 9:48 p.m., Snoqualmie EMTs responded to a 30-year-old woman with mental problems. She was examined and left at the scene with Snoqualmie Police.

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