Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 324 calls the week of May 19-25, 2011: 271 emergency medical aid calls, 14 motor vehicle collisions, nine fires, nine service calls, two natural gas leaks and 19 automatic fire alarms. The following calls were in or near Edmonds:
COLLISION: At 1:41 p.m., a collision was reported at 156th Street Southwest and Highway 99 near the House of Clocks north of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported one patient with minor injuries to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
COLLISION: At 3:36 p.m., a car hit a telephone pole at 238th Place Southwest and 76th Avenue West in Edmonds. Firefighters transport the driver to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.
COOKING FIRE: At 2:55 p.m., a kitchen fire was reported at a home in the 4000 block of 219th Street Southwest in Mountlake Terrace. The fire was out when firefighters arrived. The resident explained the fire started in an unattended pot of grease on her stovetop. As she attempted to carry the pot outside, she splashed hot oil onto the floor, rug and back deck as well as onto her hand and foot. Firefighters transported the woman to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital for treatment of her burns.
COLLISION: At 2:11 p.m., a three-car accident was reported at the 18200 block of North Road near the new Lynnwood High School. One person received minor injuries and was transported by firefighters to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
COLLISION: At 6:33 p.m., a car collided with a bicyclist at 225th Street Southwest and 44th Avenue West in Mountlake Terrace. The bicyclist received minor injuries and was disoriented. He was transported by firefighters to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital for treatment.
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