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:
Chest pain 4
Fire alarm 3
MVA w/injury 1
Patient Transport 7
PI Accident 1
Sick person 3
Unknown problem 1
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.
Laceration: Rescue 31 responded to a skateboard accident; transported one to the local hospital.
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.