VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Oct. 2

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 249 calls for service between Sept. 24 and 30, among them the following:

Sept. 24

Aid Call: 9:05 p.m., (South Auburn). Firefighters responded to a man in a homeless camp near the White River who was complaining of abdominal pain, After assessing the man, firefighters and the Technical Rescue Team carried him from the homeless camp to the trailhead, and from there, a private ambulance zipped him off to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center (MAMC) for further treatment.

Sept. 25

Accident: 7:35 p.m., (Pacific). Firefighters who’d been dispatched to a traffic accident with injuries found a man who was complaining of facial injuries, so they treated the man, and a private ambulance transported him to MAMC.

Sept. 26

Aid Call: 12:16 p.m., (Lakeland Hills). Firefighters evaluated a baby boy who has suffering from a possible allergic reaction, and his mother took him to the nearest urgent care center.

Sept. 27

Car vs Pedestrian: 6:54 p.m., (Lea Hill). Firefighters and King County Medics treated a girl who’d been hit by a car, and then transported her to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Sept. 28

Aid Call: 1:05 p.m., (Auburn). Once firefighters had determined that a woman who was struggling to catch her breath after a 30-mile long bike ride had dangerously low blood pressure, King County Medics motored her to MAMC.

Sept. 29

Aid Call: 1:40 p.m., (Lea Hill). Firefighters treated a senior citizen who had sustained a rib injury in a fall, and a private ambulance transported her to MAMC.

Sept. 30

Aid Call: 11:01 a.m., (Algona). Firefighters treated a woman who was complaining of abdominal pain, and a private ambulance transported her to MAMC.