Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 335 calls the week of May 5-11: 271 emergency medical aid calls, 20 motor vehicle collisions, 16 fires, eight service calls, four natural gas leaks and 16 automatic fire alarms.
Mountlake Terrace calls are in bold.
CAR FIRE: At 6:47 a.m., firefighters extinguished a car fire on southbound I-5 at the I-405 interchange in the HOV lane.
COLLISION: At 1:48 p.m., a car and a motorcycle collided in the 16000 block of Ash Way at the Park & Ride Lot north of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported the injured motorcyclist to Swedish/Mill Creek.
HOUSE FIRE: At 3:29 p.m., firefighters responded to a house fire in the 22900 block of 41st Place West in Mountlake Terrace. Three occupants safely exited the two-story residence after a smoke alarm alerted them to the fire. Flames and smoke were coming from a second-floor window when firefighters arrived. They contained the fire to an upstairs bedroom. Damage is estimated at $16,000. The cause of the fire remains undetermined, but does not appear suspicious.
COLLISION: At 4:01 p.m., a slow-moving postal truck and a bicyclist collided at the intersection of 119th Street SE and Second Drive SE south of Everett. The bicyclist sustained minor injuries and was transported by firefighters to Swedish/Mill Creek.
COLLISION: At 4:29 p.m., firefighters responded to a two-car collision at the intersection of 128th Street SW and Eighth Avenue West south of Everett. Three people were injured, one seriously. Firefighters transported all three patients to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.
KITCHEN FIRE: At 6 p.m., a fire was reported at an apartment in the 4500 block of 164th Street SW north Lynnwood. A resident had a stovetop grease fire, which caused minor fire and smoke damage to the kitchen before being extinguished by a sprinkler system. Damage is estimated $5,000. There were no injuries.
COLLISION: At 9:08 a.m., firefighters responded to a two-car collision blocking the carpool lane on southbound I-5 at 164th Street SW north of Lynnwood. Two people sustained minor injuries and were transported by firefighters to Swedish/Edmonds.
Fire District 1 is the largest provider of fire and emergency medical services in Snohomish County, serving more than 225,000 residents in the unincorporated communities of Silver Firs, Eastmont, Mariner, Lake Serene, Picnic Point, Martha Lake, Mariner, Lake Stickney, Norma Beach, Hilltop, Hilton Lake and Pioneer Trails; the Cities of Brier, Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace; and the Town of Woodway.