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Rollover accident on SR 167 | Fire blotter

  • Saturday, January 22, 2022 12:30pm
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Between Jan. 10 and Jan. 16, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 319 requests for services, among them the following:

Jan. 10

Aid call: 2:56 p.m. (Auburn). Firefighters treated a male — no approximate age given — who was complaining of a spider bite on his neck, and then left the afflicted one in his family’s care.

Jan. 11

Accident: 6:31 p.m. (Pacific). Firefighters responding to reports of a rollover accident off of northbound State Route 167 found one vehicle off the roadway and on its roof in 10 inches of water, and two additional vehicles on the roadway with minor damage. Firefighters evaluated the occupants, but no one required transport to a hospital.

Jan. 13

Service call: 4:33 a.m. (Auburn). Firefighters helped the owner of a home being flooded by a broken bathroom pipe and shut off the water to mitigate some of the damage.

Aid call: 3:44 p.m. (Auburn). Firefighters and paramedics treated someone for an accidental shooting, and paramedics transported her to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Jan. 14

Aid call: 1:05 p.m. (Auburn). Firefighters treated an elderly couple who were suffering from extreme weakness and lethargy related to COVID-19, and a private ambulance transported them to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center.

Jan. 15

Aid call: 6:32 p.m. (Auburn). Firefighters stabilized and paramedics evaluated a 40-year-old man whose high blood sugar had caused a seizure, and a private ambulance transported him to Valley Medical Center in Renton.

Jan. 16

Accident: 2:49 p.m. (Auburn). Firefighters responding to an accident at 8th and C streets Southwest found three vehicles with moderate damage. Personnel assessed four people, and a private ambulance transported one of them to MAMC for further treatment.

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