Mesquite Fire and Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 8/22/16 through 8/28/2016:
Total Calls For Service: 40*
911 Transports: 16
Non Transports: 13
Inter-facility Transports: 8
Fire Related Incidents: 6
E-11, T-31: Responded Condo complex in the Southwest part of town for a smoke alarm. Alarm malfunctioned due to weather. System reset and management advised to repair problem.
Chief 1, E-11: Responded to a mobile home park in the area of Second South street due to smoke in the area observed by Chief 1. We arrived to find BBQ grill with grease fire. Resident able to extinguish flames and did not require Fire Department assistance.
E-31, E-11, R-11, R-31: Responded to smoke and CO alarms sounding in an apartment on Riverside Rd. No evidence of an actual emergency found and alarms were reset.
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.