Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/28/15 through 1/3/2016:
Total Calls For Service: 49*
911 Transports: 19
Non Transports: 14
Inter-facility Transports: 11
Fire Related Incidents: 5
E-11, R-11, R-31 Responded to a business on N Sandhill for a report of strong smell of propane. Upon arrival it was determines that there was an odor, but it is not propane. No readings on 4 gas monitor or with thermal imaging. Able to determine that restaurant next door had a serving dish of cooking oil on a slow burner that was emitting the odor. The heat was turned off and units cleared.
E-11, R-11 Responded to a residence on Bannock St for a smoke investigation. It was determined to be a legal cooking fire in the backyard, although the resident was reminded to not leave the fire unattended at any time.