Some calls that Mesquite Fire and Rescue receives are not always included in the report, as a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our Fire and Rescue workers do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 42 calls this week:

Breathing 1

Chest pain 4

Convulsions 2

Falls 12

Fire alarm 3

Hemorrhage 1

Laceration 1

Miscellaneous 1

MVA w/injury 1

Overdose 1

Patient Transport 7

PI Accident 1

Psychiatric 1

Sick person 3


Unknown problem 1

June 3:

Convulsions:  Rescue 31 and Rescue 32 responded to a person with seizures. Patient transported to the hospital.

Unconscious: Rescue 11 responded to a pediatric patient actively seizing. Mesquite R11 treated and transported patient to ED.

June 5:

Laceration: Rescue 31 responded to a skateboard accident; transported one to the local hospital.

June 7:

Breathing: Rescue 31, Rescue 11, and Battalion 3 responded to report of a person with breathing problems. The crews of both units transported the patient to the local hospital.