Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 325 calls the week of Sept. 9-15: 271 emergency medical aid calls, 19 fires, 16 motor vehicle collisions, seven service calls and 12 automatic fire alarms.
Mountlake Terrace calls are in bold.
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.
OVEN FIRE. At 7:52 a.m., firefighters responded to an oven fire at an apartment in the 3800 block of 156th St. SW north of Lynnwood. The fire was contained to the oven, but the apartment was filled with smoke. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
GARAGE FIRE. At 3:41 a.m., firefighters responded to a fire in a detached garage at a home in the 500 block of 107th Pl. SW south of Everett. Firefighters had the fire under control in 10 minutes. There were no injuries. An investigator from the Snohomish County Fire Marshalís office determined the accidental fire was started by combustible items too close to a portable gas stove that the resident was using to melt wax. Damage is estimated at $60,000.
COLLISION. At 2:18 p.m., firefighters took one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a collision involving a pickup truck and a car on northbound Highway 99 near Airport Road south of Everett.
COLLISION. At 6:01 p.m., firefighters took one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a two-car collision in the 15000 block of Highway 99 north of Lynnwood.
COLLISION. At 12:25 p.m., firefighters transported two patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a three-car collision at Highway 99 and Shelby Road north of Lynnwood.
FIRE. At 9:14 a.m., firefighters responded to a fire at a duplex in the 12000 block of 11th Pl. W south of Everett. Five adults were inside the building at the time of the fire. Firefighters treated one man for injuries and recommended he seek additional medical care. A family member took the man to a clinic. No one else was injured. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the garage. Both units of the duplex sustained smoke damaged. Damage is estimated at $25,000. The injured man told firefighters he was working on a car in the garage when he dropped the carís gas tank and a light ignited the fuel and fumes.
HIT-AND-RUN COLLISION. At 10:57 a.m., firefighters responded to a three-car hit-and-run collision in the 12900 block of Highway 99 north of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported two women and a 5-year-old boy to Harborview Medical Center.
COLLISION. At 7:39 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a two-car collision at 153rd Pl. SW and Ash Way north of Lynnwood.
COLLISION. At 12:15 p.m., firefighters responded to a car that crashed into the 7-Eleven at 212th St. SW and 52nd Ave. W in Mountlake Terrace. No one was injured. The car crashed into two front windows and damaged merchandise and displays, but there was no structural damage to the building.
FIRE. At 5:06 a.m., firefighters responded to a fire in a greenhouse at Mariner High School. Two engine companies responded and had the fire under control within 15 minutes. The fire was confined to the greenhouse and did not extend to the main school building. Damage is expected to total more than $30,000. No one was injured. The fire did not disrupt classes at the high school. A 16-year-old boy, who had been suspended from school, was arrested on Sept. 16 for arson in connection with the fire.
COLLISION. At 5:35 a.m., a car hit a man, then crashed into the porch of a home in the 21400 block of 44th Ave. W in Mountlake Terrace. Firefighters transported the man to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital. No one was else was injured.
APPLIANCE FIRE. At 9:06 p.m., firefighters responded to a small electrical fire that was contained to a refrigerator at a condominium in the 5500 block of 220th St. SW in Mountlake Terrace.