Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 11/23/15 through 11/29/2015:
Total Calls For Service: 54*
911 Transports: 24
Non Transports: 14
Inter-facility Transports: 12
Fire Related Incidents: 4
● E-11, E-31, R-31, Chief 2, Beaver Dam E-11, Bunkerville E-71 Responded to a smell of smoke in a home on Ridgecrest Dr. Arrived with an obvious smell of smoke in the residence. After extensive search of home, including the attic, able to isolate the source as the air handler/furnace unit in the attic. Unit left disabled to prevent further problem and occupant advised to have unit repaired before using again.
● E-11, R-11, Chief 2 Responded to the Conestoga Golf Club for a water flow alarm. Arrived to find audible and visual alarms and employees evacuated from building. Staff advises they have had a fire. Found an exterior storage rack under a covered patio near kitchen area that had burned boxes and other material on it. Fire completely extinguished by automatic sprinkler system which was still flowing water. Flow of water stopped and system returned to service other than the single head that activated and put the fire out. Minor scorching to building but no structural damage. Fire determined to be accidental in nature.
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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