Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 356 calls the week of March 3-9: 299 emergency medical aid calls, 19 motor vehicle collisions, nine fires, 11 service calls and 18 automatic fire alarms.
TRANSFORMER FIRE. At 6:49 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to a fire in a transformer in the 21900 block of Old Poplar Way in Brier. The fire was out when they arrived, but power was out in the north end of Brier. Firefighters notified PUD.
COLLISION. At 9:10 a.m., a woman in her mid-30s was injured when her car rolled on the off-ramp from northbound SR 525 to Highway 99 north of Lynnwood. Firefighters had to use extrication tools to cut the mangled car door open to free the woman from the wreckage. The woman, the sole occupant of the car, was transported by paramedics to Harborview Medical Center. Her injuries were not considered life-threatening.
COLLISION. At 1:57 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Mill Creek after responding to a two-car collision at 13th Ave. W and 164th St. SW east of Lynnwood.
DUMPSTER FIRE. At 2:42 p.m., firefighters extinguished a Dumpster fire at Chase Lake Elementary School in Edmonds.
COLLISION. At 7 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds after responding to a collision on southbound I-5 at 196th Street Southwest.
COLLISION. At 5:13 p.m., firefighters responded to a two-car, head-on collision at 238th Street Southwest and Highway 99 in Edmonds. They transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds.
At 8:11 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds after responding to a two-car collision at 228th Street Southwest and Highway 99 in Edmonds.