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 61 calls this week:

Abdominal pain 1

Agency assists 1

Breathing 7

Citizen assists 1

Convulsions 4

Falls 13

Heart problem 1

Hemorrhage 1

Odor investigation 1

Overdose 1

Patient transport 14

Sick person 7

Stroke 1

Trauma 1

Unconscious 5

Unknown problem 2

Feb. 17:

Convulsions:  Rescue 11 and Engine 31 dispatched to the report of convulsions. One person was transported to the local hospital.

Falls:  Rescue 31 dispatched to the report of a fall. One person was evaluated and signed out against medical advice.

Feb. 18:

Breathing: Rescue 31 and Engine 31 responded to a report of a breathing problem. One

patient was transported to the local hospital.

Unconscious: Rescue 11 dispatched to a report of a patient who is dizzy and has fallen. One patient transported to a local hospital.

Feb. 19:

Stroke (CVA): Rescue 33 responded on a person having a stroke. Patient transported to St. George hospital.

Convulsions: Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded on a person having seizures. Patient transported to local hospital.

Feb. 20:

MVA with Injury: Rescue 11 and Engine 31 responded to report of a motor vehicle accident. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

Falls:  Rescue 11 responded to reports of a person who fell. One patient was transported to a local hospital for fall injuries.

Feb. 21:

Overdose: Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a suspected overdose. Person was treated and refused transport, person signed medical refusal form.

Breathing: Rescue 31 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported person having difficulty breathing. One patient was transported to local hospital.

Feb. 22:

Convulsions: Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported person having convulsions. One patient was transported to local hospital.

Trauma:  Rescue 32 responded to a possible traumatic injury. One patient was transported to local hospital.

Feb. 23:

Abdominal pain:  Rescue 31 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported person with severe abdominal pain. One patient was transported to local hospital.

Unconscious:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a person who was reported to be unconscious. One person was transported to local hospital.