Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 335 calls the week of Feb. 21-27: 272 emergency medical aid calls, 19 motor vehicle collisions, 15 fires, 13 service calls, 4 natural gas leaks and 12 automatic fire alarms.
COLLISION: At 6:31 p.m., a two-car collision occurred on the 128th Street SW exit from northbound I-5. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Mill Creek Emergency Room.
WALL FIRE: At 11:35 a.m., firefighters responded to a small fire at a house in the 2300 block of Center Road south of Everett. A small section of siding was damaged, but flames did not extend to the interior wall. Investigators determined that the fire was started by a hot fireplace flue. Damage is estimated at $10,000.
COLLISION: At 6:55 p.m., a five-car collision was reported in the 3300 block of 196th Place SW north of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported three patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
FIRE: At 1:26 p.m., firefighters extinguished a fire in an abandoned mobile home in the 12100 block of First Drive SE south of Everett. Investigators determined the fire was intentionally set. The mobile home was destroyed.
COLLISION: At 4:51 p.m., a vehicle stuck a parked car and drove into a ditch in the 3320 block of 120th Street SE south of Everett. Firefighters transported one patient with minor injuries to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.
COLLISION: At 4:00 p.m., a two-car, rear-end collision was reported on the 164th Street SW exit ramp from northbound I-5. Firefighters transported one patient with minor injuries to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
KITCHEN FIRE: At 3:21 p.m., a fire in a microwave caused $10,000 damage at a home in the 900 block of 149th Place SW northeast of Lynnwood. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and damage was contained to the kitchen.
PORCH FIRE: At 9:35 p.m., firefighters responded to a small fire on the back porch of a home near 3rd Avenue North and Sater Lane in Edmonds. No injuries were reported.
Fire District 1 is the largest provider of fire and emergency medical services in Snohomish County, with full-time staffing at 12 fire stations. The department serves nearly 200,000 residents in unincorporated south Snohomish County, Brier, Edmonds, Mountlake Terrace and Woodway.