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Car stuck on RR tracks, purse snatched in North Bend: Weekly Snoqualmie Valley police calls

Valley police and fire agencies responded to the following:

Snoqualmie Police

Monday, April 2

Burn ban: At 3:05 p.m., an officer saw a resident burning yard waste in the area of Falls Avenue Southeast and Southeast Newton Street, and reminded the person that there is no burning allowed within the city.

Sunday, April 1

Stuck on the tracks: At 8:02 a.m., police were sent to check on a vehicle stuck on the railroad tracks near the 9000 block of Stone Quarry Road. Officers called the railroad to suspend traffic, and determined the car had driven past a "No Trespassing" sign and onto the tracks, with the left-side tires between the tracks. The vehicle was clearly stuck, and missing its front bumper, which was later found in the 9000 block of Meadowbrook Way. Officers contacted the driver and the minor inside, both asleep, and smelling strongly of alcohol. The men said they'd lost their bumper and were driving around to find it when they got stuck. They also admitted to drinking vodka while searching for the bumper.

Friday, March 30

Speeding and suspended: At 2:12 p.m., an officer clocked a southbound vehicle in the 9400 block of Meadowbrook Way at 53 mph in a 35-mph zone, and stopped the vehicle. The driver had a suspended license, for unpaid traffic tickets. The officer advised the driver he would receive a citation by mail, and told him to find a licensed driver to give him a ride.

Commotion: At 12:49 a.m., a caller in the 38300 block of Southeast Northern Street called police about two men, believed to be intoxicated. They were pounding on the door of a neighbor's house, and screaming. Officers contacted the subjects, at two different locations and advised them to quiet down, per the city's noise ordinance.

North Bend Sheriff

Wednesday, April 4

Purse snatched: At 7:48 p.m., a woman shopping in the 400 block of Southwest Mount Si Boulevard reported that someone had stolen her purse from her shopping cart. There are no suspects.

Domestic violence: At 5:30 p.m., officers were called to the 42900 block of Southeast North Bend Way, for a fight between a brother and sister. The sister had reportedly cut the brother with a piece of glass.

Tuesday, April 3

Fraud: At 1 p.m., a caller contacted police about a possible fraud. He said he'd been forced to leave his home on Edgewick Road 12 days earlier, because the bank repossessed it, and that he was now transient. He moved into a temporary residence with his caretaker and two other acquaintances, and now suspected his caretaker had emptied his bank account and left town.

Monday, April 2

Credit card debt: At 5:04 p.m., a woman in the 1600 block of Cedar Falls Road contacted police about a possible fraud. She said her husband had used their American Express card to pay off a payday loan.

Fall City Fire District

Wednesday, April 4

Arm pain: At 5:56 a.m., Fall City Fire Department, and Bellevue Paramedics responded to the 10800 block of Upper Preston Road for a 89-year-old female experiencing arm pain. The patient was evaluated, and left at home with daughter who will give her a ride to the hospital.

Shoulder hurt: At 8:21 p.m., Fall City Fire Department responded to the 32600 block of Southeast Redmond-Fall City Road for a 21-year-old man with a dislocated shoulder. He was evaluated at scene, and transported to a local hospital by Fall City Fire Department.

Tuesday, April 3

Heart flutter: At 4:19 p.m., Fall City Fire Department, and Bellevue Paramedics responded to the 4900 block of 335th Avenue for a 73-year-old woman experiencing heart palpitations. The patient was evaluated at scene, and then transported to a local hospital by a private ambulance.

Monday, April 2

Headache: At 6:31 p.m., Fall City Fire Department had a 52-year-old woman come to the station experiencing a severe headache. The patient was evaluated at scene, and transported to a local hospital by Fall City Fire Department.

Saturday, March 31

Drug reaction: At 5:12 p.m., Fall City Fire Department responded to the 4400 block of a 329th Place for a 24-year-old woman experiencing a drug reaction. She was evaluated at scene, and transported to a local hospital by Fall City Fire Department.

Trapped in a car crash: At 8:10 p.m., Fall City Fire Department, Eastside Fire and Rescue, and Bellevue Paramedics responded to the 7200 block of Preston Fall City Road for reports of a rollover motor vehicle accident with the patient trapped inside. On arrival, crewmembers found a vehicle upside down in the ditch with one patient complaining of severe back pain, and no feeling from the ribs down. The patient was extricated from the vehicle, and transported to Harborview Medical Center by Bellevue Paramedics and additional fire personnel.

Fall: At 10:13 p.m., Fall City Fire Department responded to the 33300 block of Southeast 43rd Street for a 26-year-old man who experienced a ground level fall, and loss consciousness. The man was evaluated at scene, and transported to a local hospital by Fall City Fire Department.

Friday, March 30

Pain: At 7:36 a.m., Fall City Fire Department, and Bellevue Paramedics responded to the 4200 block of 324th Avenue for an 87-year-old woman with pain. She was taken to the hospital.

Fall: At 10:11 a.m., the crew responded to the 4300 block of Preston-Fall City Road for a 55-year-old woman who experienced a fall. She was evaluated and taken to a local hospital by a private ambulance.

Thursday, March 29

Fire alarm: At 5:41 p.m., Fall City Fire Department responded to the 4300 block of 338th Place for a residential fire alarm. Upon arrival, crew members made contact with the resident, and confirmed a false alarm due to burnt food on the stove.

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