VRFA fire and rescue blotter | May 6

The Valley Regional Fire Authority received 230 calls for service between April 25 and May 1, among them the following:

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The Valley Regional Fire Authority received 230 calls for service between April 25 and May 1, among them the following:

April 25

Accident: 2:15 p.m., (Lakeland Hills). Firefighters arrived at a vehicle-versus-motorcycle accident, stabilized the young motorcyclist, and a private ambulance transported her to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center (MAMC).

April 26

Aid call: 5:21 p.m., (Pacific). Firefighters and King County Medics evaluated an Auburn senior who was suffering from low blood pressure, and a private ambulance zipped him off to Good Samaritan Hospital.

April 27

Aid call: 3:50 p.m., (Lea Hill). After firefighters determined that a young woman’s chest pains were not cardiac related, she calmed down and opted to stay home with her family.

April 28

Accident: 2:30 p.m., (Auburn). Having responded to a report of a vehicle that had jumped a curb and smacked into a building, firefighters determined that the driver had suffered a medical incident, treated the driver at the scene and took him or her to MAMC for care. The building sustained minor damage.

April 29

Accident: 2:34 p.m., (Auburn). Having responded to a three-vehicle accident on Highway 167, firefighters assessed a man and transported him to MAMC for treatment and evaluation.

April 30

Aid call: 10:21 a.m., (South Auburn). Firefighters responded to a man who had overdosed on prescription medicine, and a private ambulance motored him off to MAMC for further evaluation.

May 1

Aid call: 8:42 a.m., 8:42 a.m., (Algona). Firefighters evaluated a woman who was suffering from flu-like symptoms, and, per her request, left her at home.

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