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 76 calls this week:

Accident 2

Assault/Sexual assault 1

Breathing 10

Brush fire 1

Cardiac arrest 2

Chest pain 2

Diabetic 2

Falls 14

Fire alarm 1

Heart problem 2

Hemorrhage 2

Inaccessible 1

MVA w/injury 1

patient transport 16

Sick person 9

Special event 1

Stroke (CVA) 2

Trauma 1

Unconscious 2

Unknown problem 4

March 10:

Sick person:  Rescue 11 responded to report of a sick person. One patient was transported to a St George area hospital.

Brush fire:  Engine 31 and 11 responded to report of a brush fire. After attempting to locate in the area no smoke or fire was found.

March 11:
Fire alarm:
 Engine 31 and Rescue 11 responded to report of a fire alarm. On arrival a bad battery was found in a smoke detector.

Patient transport: Rescue 31 responded to a local hospital for a Critical Care Patient Transport to a St George area hospital.

March 12:

Stroke (CVA): Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a reported stroke victim. One patient was transported to local hospital.

Inaccessible:  Rescue 31, Engine 31 and Chief 2 responded to reports of people stuck in an elevator. Elevator rescue was successful with no injuries.

March 13:

Unconscious:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 dispatched to the report of an unconscious person. One person was transported to the local hospital.

Heart problem:  Rescue 31 and Battalion 3 dispatched to the report of heart problems. One person was transported to St George area hospital.

March 14:

Breathing:  Rescue 31 and Battalion 3 responded to a report of a breathing problem. One patient was transported to the local hospital.

Cardiac arrest:  Rescue 11, Rescue 32, and Battalion 3 responded to a cardiac arrest. One patient was transported to the local hospital.

March 15:

Falls:  Rescue 11 & 12 responded to a report of a female who had fallen and is confused. One patient transported to a local hospital.

Hemorrhage:  Rescue 11 & 12 responded to report of a person bleeding and vomiting. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

March 16:

Heart problem: Rescue 11 and Engine 31 responded to reports of a person in cardiac arrest. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

Hemorrhage:  Rescue 11 and rescue 31 called for mutual aid for Beaver Dam for a person complaining of head trauma. Engine 31 was cancelled before arriving on scene. The person refused medical attention. Rescue 11 available.