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VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Oct. 25

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The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 182 calls for service between Oct. 14 and 20, among them the following:

Oct. 14

Aid call: 8:25 p.m., (Auburn). Firefighters dispatched to a teen boy under respiratory distress owing to an allergic reaction assessed the boy and rapidly treated him on the scene with epinephrine. King County Medics then transported the boy to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center (MAMC) for further treatment and evaluation.

Oct. 15

Aid call: 5:43 p.m., (Pacific). Firefighters treated a woman who'd been complaining of breathing difficulties and a private ambulance transported her to MAMC.

Oct. 16

Aid call: 5:35 p.m., (Algona). Firefighters and King County Medics evaluated an Auburn senior citizen who'd been complaining of a rapid heart rate and left him at home with his family.

Oct. 17

Aid call: 2:20 p.m., (Lea Hill). Firefighters helped a girl in the grip of a seizure, then a private ambulance transported her to MAMC.

Oct. 18

Accident: 5:21 p.m., (Auburn). Firefighters responding to a two-car, rear-end accident found one person suffering from injuries to his neck and to his knees. Firefighters back-boarded the man and transported him to MAMC.

Oct. 19

Aid call: 5:26 p.m. (Lakeland Hills). Firefighters treated a young woman who'd been complaining of abdominal pain, then a private ambulance transported her to MAMC.

Oct. 20

Accident: 3:37 p.m., (South Auburn). Firefighters and King County Medics responding to a two-car accident with significant damage to both vehicles at the 1700 block of A Street SE treated three people and transported them to Valley Medical Center for further evaluation.

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