Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 309 calls the week of July 14-20: 241 emergency medical aid calls, 27 fires, six service calls, 18 motor vehicle collisions, 15 automatic fire alarms, one carbon monoxide alarm and one natural gas leak.
COLLISION. At 11:55 a.m., firefighters responded to a two-car collision on northbound I-5 south of 220th St. SW. Two patients were taken by ambulance to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
COLLISION. At 2:12 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a two-car collision in the 21900 block of Highway 99 in Mountlake Terrace.
FIRE. At 5:59 p.m., firefighters responded to a fire in a fourplex in the 4300 block of 156th St. SW north of Lynnwood. Black smoke was coming from a second-floor window when they arrived. They quickly extinguished the fire and damage was contained to the dishwasher, where the fire started, and adjacent cabinets. Damage is estimated at $13,000. No one was injured.