VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Nov. 8

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Between Oct. 28 and Nov. 2, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 202 calls for service, among them the following:

Oct. 28

Aid call: 8:58 p.m., (Auburn). Firefighters treated an older man who had passed out in a casino, and then a private ambulance transported him to St. Francis Hospital.

Oct. 29

Burn complaint: 1:49 p.m., (Lakeland Hills). Firefighters responding to resident burning yard debris in his driveway helped the homeowner kill the conflagration, and then took advantage of the opportunity to educate the homeowner about the rules for outdoor burning.

Oct. 30

Aid call: 6:56 p.m., (Pacific). Firefighters treated a young woman who had fallen, injuring her abdomen and head, and then a private ambulance transported her to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center (MAMC).

Oct. 31

Vehicle collision: 4:51 p.m., (Auburn). Firefighters responding to a three-vehicle collision on Highway 18 involving a school bus learned it had been a slow-speed collision and everyone was fine.

Nov. 1

CPR: 7:16 p.m., (Lea Hill). Firefighters and King County Medics responded to an unconscious-unresponsive person who'd been found in the driver's seat of a vehicle at an intersection. Firefighters on scene performed aggressive CPR and then Medics transported the patient with a pulse to MAMC for further treatment.

Nov. 2

Fallen tree: 12:15 p.m., (Auburn). Firefighters responding to a tree that had fallen on a house and power line found everybody was fine. Firefighters contacted Sound Energy to fix the downed power line.

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