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 68 calls this week:

Abdominal pain 1

Accident 1

Assault/Sexual assault 1

Back pain 1

Breathing 8

Chest pain 3

Convulsions 3

Domestic 1

Eye problem 1

Falls 8

Fire alarm 6

Fire investigation 1

Heart problem 1

Hemorrhage 1

MVA w/injury 1

Overdose 1

Patient transport 11

Psychiatric 1

Sick person 4

Stroke/CVA 1

Trauma 1

Unconscious 6

Unknown 4

Dec. 30:

Fire alarm:  Engine 31 and rescue 11 were dispatched out for a fire alarm.  No smoke or fire was found upon arrival.

Assault/Sex Assault:  Rescue 11 was dispatched out on a domestic violence call. Patient was transported to our local hospital.

Dec. 31:

Unconscious:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported unconscious person. Patient was treated and transported to local hospital.

Falls:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported fall victim. Person signed form indicating refusal of medical treatment and transport.

Jan. 1, 2019:

Fire alarm:  Engine 31 responded to a smoke-detector activation. There was no smoke or fir found, and the activation was due to a malfunctioning smoke-detector.

Sick person:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 dispatched to the report of a sick person. No patient was found.

Jan. 2:

Chest pain:  Rescue 31 and Rescue 32 responded on a person with chest pain. Patient transported to local hospital.

Breathing:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to report of an individual with difficulty breathing. One patient was transported by Rescue 11 with Rescue 32 personnel on board.

Dec. 3:

Eye problem:  Rescue 32 dispatched to the report of an eye problem. One person denied medical transport and signed out against medical advice.

Fire alarm:  Truck 11, Engine 31, and Rescue 31 responded for a residential fire alarm. Unit found a faulty smoke detector, no smoke and no fire; all units available.

Dec. 4:
 Rescue 31 and Battalion 3 responded to report of a psychiatric problem. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

Animal bite:  Rescue 31 responded to the Casa Blanca Casino for a person complaining of a dog bite. One person sign refusal form and Rescue 31 was cancelled from the scene.

Dec. 5:

Trauma: Rescue 11 responded to a reported fall victim with possible injury. one person transported to local hospital.

Back pain:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 31 responded to a victim with reported back pain. Patient was transported to a local hospital.