Wading River fire, ambulance call numbers from August/September

10/10/2012 10:00 AM |

Wading River firefighters responded to 25 calls, including two water rescues and two structure fires, in August, according to figures released by Wading River Fire Department officials. Wading River ambulance crews responded to 69 calls that month, the report states.

Then in September, firefighters responded to 21 calls that included three water rescues and an elevator rescue.

Ambulance crews responded to 68 calls in September, including seven for traumatic injuries and four for allergic reactions.

As per the end of last month, firefighters responded to a total of 172 calls and ambulance crews responded to 568.

The following is a breakdown of the number and types of fire calls in August:

Automatic alarms – 15

Assist/Service Calls – 2

Electrical/Wires – 1

Fuel Spill – 1

Smoke Investigation – 1

Structure Fire – 2

Water Rescue – 2

Watercraft Incident – 1

August ambulance calls: Abdominal Pain – 2,  Allergic Reaction – 1, Assault – 1, Trouble Breathing – 9, Burns – 1, Chest Pain – 5, Convulsions – 2, Diabetic -1, Fall – 7, Overdose -4, Sick – 10, Stoke – 2, Motor Vehicle Accident – 10, Traumatic Injury – 6, Unconscious – 4, Unknown -3.

The following is a breakdown of the number and types of fire calls in September:

Automatic alarms – 17

Elevator Rescue -1

Structure Fire – 3

September ambulance calls:

Abdominal Pain – 2,  Allergic Reaction – 1, Assault – 1, Trouble Breathing – 9, Burns – 1, Chest Pain – 5, Convulsions – 2, Diabetic -1, Fall – 7, Overdose -4, Sick – 10, Stoke – 2, Motor Vehicle Accident – 10, Traumatic Injury – 6, Unconscious – 4, Unknown -3.