Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics August 10-16, 2015

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Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 8/10/15 through 8/16/2015:

Total Calls For Service: 29*
911 Transports: 12
Non Transports: 5
Inter-facility Transports: 6
Fire Related Incidents: 7

 

FIRE LOG:

8/12/15

  • E-11, R-31, R-11 responded to a residential fire alarm on Bobcat Run in Sun City. Arrived to find smoke in the home.  Apparently food on the stove had started smoking but did not actually catch on fire.  Assisted residents with ventilating the home and they all denied need of medical attention.

8/12/15    

  • E-11, T-31, R-11 Responded to Mesa View for a water flow alarm. Arrived with no smoke or fire found.  Apparently fire alarm suppression system had been tested that day and a valve had been left partially open, allowing the air to escape from the system and fill the system with water, triggering the water flow alarm.  Maintenance drained the system of water and system was reset by staff without further incident.

8/13/15

  • E-11, T-11, R-31, Chief 1 Responded to Convenience Store on Sandhill BLVD for a report of smoke in the structure. Arrived with no smoke or fire visible from the exterior.  Slight odor of smoke inside, mostly confined to the area of the water heater.  Breaker turned off to heater and AC as no sign of heat in either location and those are the 2 most likely sources.  Manager advises that repairman will be here any moment to look at water heater and AC and both will be left off until cleared by repairman.
  • E-11. R-11 Responded to Mesquite BLVD / Yucca for a 2 vehicle accident.  One occupant transported to Mesa View for evaluation of injuries.

Non Transports include: Patient refusals, lift assists, patient deceased at scene, no patient found, no incident found, Incidents handled by other agencies.

*Call totals do not always add up to the Total Calls For Service due to multiple patients/incident types at a single incident.

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