Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 3/28/16 through 4/3/2016:
Total Calls For Service: 45*
911 Transports: 18
Non Transports: 13
Inter-facility Transports: 10
Fire Related Incidents: 6
• E-11, R-11, T-11, Chief 2 Responded to Virgin Valley Elementary School for a General Fire Alarm in an occupied school. School advises they have smoke in the kitchen and they are evacuating the school. Fire units arrived with no smoke or fire visible from the exterior. Found no current smoke condition in the kitchen. Found that cooking food had created enough smoke to set off the alarm. There was never a fire and students were allowed to return to class.
• T-11, R-11 assisted PD with a 2 vehicle accident in front of the Casablanca Hotel. One driver denied injury and the other refused medical assistance. T-11 stayed on scene to assist PD with blocking traffic around the scene.
• T-11 responded to the north end of Oasis Blvd for a report of a landscaping company performing an illegal burn. Search of the area found no fire. Referred to Fire Inspector to follow up with company.
Non Transports include: Patient refusals lift assists, patient deceased at scene, no patient found, no incident found, and 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.