Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 345 calls the week of July 1-7: 263 emergency medical aid calls, 30 fires, 16 motor vehicle collisions, one carbon monoxide alarm, one technical rescue, 15 service calls and 19 automatic fire alarms. Calls in Mountlake Terrace 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.
WOMAN HIT BY TRAIN. At 1:53 p.m., firefighters were called to the railroad tracks north of Edmonds near 136th St. SW and Puget Sound Boulevard after a woman was struck by a train. The woman died at the scene.
COLLISION. At 3:39 p.m., firefighters responded to a two-car collision in the 21200 block of 44th Ave. W in Mountlake Terrace. One car rolled and came to rest on its side. Firefighters took two patients to Stevens Hospital.
COLLISION. At 1:59 p.m., firefighters responded to 121st St. SW and Beverly Park Road north of Lynnwood for a two-car collision that sent four people to area hospitals — one to Providence Regional Medical Center and three to Stevens Hospital.
COLLISION. At 5:37 p.m., firefighters took one patient to Stevens Hospital after responding to a two-car collision in the 15100 block of Highway 99 north of Lynnwood.
COLLISION. At 8:19 a.m., firefighters took one patient to Stevens Hospital after responding to a car that went off the road at 153rd St. SW and 35th Ave W north of Lynnwood.
FIRE. Firefighters responded to a report of flames climbing up the outside wall of a house in the 3300 block of 95th Pl. SE east of Everett at 12:27 p.m. The homeowner had discarded fire pit ashes in a trash bag, which caught fire next to the house. The small fire was extinguished with a garden house and did not extend to the structure.
COLLISION. Firefighters took one patient to Stevens Hospital after responding to a one-car collision at 2:05 p.m. at 220th St. SW and 92nd Ave. W in Edmonds.
STUMP FIRE. At 9:33 a.m., firefighters responded to a Mountlake Terrace home in the 23400 block of 56th Ave. W for a stump fire started by a discarded cigarette.
DOG RESCUE. Firefighters rescued a small dog from a culvert at 109th Pl. SE and 36th Ave. SE east of Everett at 12:29 p.m. The owner said the dog became stuck in the culvert after it was scared by fireworks.
TREE FIRE. Firefighters responded to trees on fire in the 5900 block of 145th St. SW north of Edmonds at 10:35 p.m. Witnesses told firefighters the fire was started by a firework that got stuck in a tree.
BUSH FIRE. Firefighters responded to a bush fire in the 16700 block of 6th Ave. W near Martha Lake at 10:40 p.m.
FIRE. Firefighters responded to a fire in a portable toilet at Silver Firs Elementary School at 11:23 p.m.
TREE FIRE. Firefighters responded to a tree fire in the 200 block of 124th St. SW south of Everett at 1:14 p.m.
COLLISION. At 2:28 p.m., firefighters took one patient to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett after responding to a three-car collision on southbound I-5 at 164th St. SW.