Fire District 1 Calls

A summary of Fire District 1's call responses:
  • April 10, 2014-April 16, 2014
    04.18.14

    Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 335 calls the week of April 10-16: 270 emergency medical aid calls, 19 motor vehicle collisions, 21 fires, 11 service calls, 1 natural gas leak, 1 technical rescue and 12 automatic fire alarms.

    April 12
    COLLISION:  At 9:27 p.m., a two-car collision was reported in the 13300 block of Highway 99 south of Everett. Firefighters transported two patients to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

    April 13
    CAR FIRE:  At 10:53 p.m., firefighters extinguished a car engine fire in the 400 block of 164th Street SW north of Lynnwood.
     
    April 15
    COLLISION:  At 12:16 a.m., firefighters transported two Washington State Patrol troopers to Harborview Medical Center after their patrol cars were involved in a collision during a pursuit at Ash Way and Maple Road east of Lynnwood.

    CAR-PEDSTRIAN COLLISION: At 1:22 p.m., a woman in a wheelchair was struck by a car in the 22600 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds. Firefighters transported the injured woman to Harborview Medical Center.

    TRUCK FIRE:  At 9:32 p.m., firefighters extinguished a truck fire in the 120 block of West Dayton Street in Edmonds.

    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 and Mountlake Terrace.

  • April 3, 2014-April 9, 2014
    04.14.14

    Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 320 calls the week of April 3-9: 253 emergency medical aid calls, 18 motor vehicle collisions, 16 fires, 11 service calls, 1 natural gas leak, 1 technical rescue and 20 automatic fire alarms.

    April 3
    FIRE:  At 6:20 p.m., firefighters responded to a house fire reported in the 800 block of 124th Street SW south of Everett.  The fire was contained to a mattress in an upstairs bedroom. Damage is estimated at $25,000. Investigators determined the fire was started by a child playing with a candle that ignited bedding.
     
    April 4
    FIRE:  At 1:01 a.m., firefighters responded to a fire alarm sounding in an apartment in the 3800 block of 156th Street SW north of Lynnwood.  The electrical fire was contained to a wall heater.  No one was injured.

    COLLISION:  At 2:13 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a collision on southbound Highway 99 near Lincoln Way north of Lynnwood.

    COLLISION:  At 2:57 p.m., firefighters responded to a two-car collision in the 24000 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds.  Firefighters transported two patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
     
    April 5
    COLLISION:  At 12:16 p.m., a car struck a bicyclist at the intersection of 1st Avenue West and 112th Street SW south of Everett. Firefighters transported the injured cyclist to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    COLLISION:  At 12:49 p.m., a two-car collision was reported at 164th Street SW and 6th Avenue W east of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    April 6
    COLLISION:  At 2:06 a.m. firefighters responded to a two-car collision at 216th Street SW and Highway 99 in Edmonds. Both cars were heavily damaged. Five patients were transported to hospitals: two to Swedish/Edmonds, two to Northwest and one to Harborview Medical Center.
     
    April 7
    FIRE:  At 7:21 p.m., firefighters responded to a balcony fire in the 15700 block of 44th Avenue W north of Lynnwood.  The fire was contained to the deck and started in the area of a can that held discarded cigarette butts.  No one was injured.

    April 8
    COLLISION:  At 4:56 p.m., a two-car collision occurred on northbound I-5 south of 220th Street in Mountlake Terrace. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
     
    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 and Mountlake Terrace.

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  • March 6, 2014-March 12, 2014
    03.17.14

    Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 328 calls the week of March 6-12: 269 emergency medical aid calls, 23 motor vehicle collisions, 9 fires, 9 service calls, 1 natural gas leaks and 17 automatic fire alarms

    March 6
    COLLISION:  At 6:23 p.m., a car crashed into a restaurant in the 22700 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds. No one was injured and there was no structural damage to the restaurant.
     
    March 7
    FIRE:  At 2:53 a.m., a passerby reported a fire at an abandoned house in the 1200 block of 112th Street SW near Everett. Firefighters arrived to find smoke coming from the boarded-up house. They extinguished a fire in a back room. The Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s Office investigated and determined this was a case of arson.

    March 8
    COLLISION:  At 11:08 a.m., a two-car collision was reported 164th Street SW and Larch Way east of Lynnwood. Firefighters transported two patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
     
    March 10
    PEDESTRIAN STRUCK BY CAR:  At 4:11 p.m., a pedestrian was struck by a car in the 12300 block of Andrew Sater Road south of Everett. The pedestrian had minor injuries and was transported by firefighters to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

    March 11
    BUS FIRE:  At 7:48 p.m., a bus engine caught fire on northbound I-5 in the Lynnwood area. The passengers safely disembarked and firefighters extinguished the blaze.
     
    COLLISION:  At 8:04 p.m., a two-car collision was reported on southbound I-5 in the Lynnwood area.  One person was injured and transported by firefighters to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    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 and Mountlake Terrace.

  • Febraury 20, 2014-March 5, 2014
    03.10.14

    Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 643 calls Feb. 20-March 5: 527 emergency medical aid calls, 44 motor vehicle collisions, 21 fires, 15 service calls, 3 natural gas leaks, 1 technical rescue response and 32 automatic fire alarms.

    February 22
    TRUCK FIRE:  At 12:12 a.m., firefighters extinguished a truck fire in the 22700 block of Popular Way in Brier.

    February 23
    COLLISION:  At 3:28 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett after responding to a vehicle that rolled once and came to rest on its wheels on northbound I-5 south of 128th Street SW near Everett.
     
    COLLISION:  At 3:37 p.m., two separate two car accidents were reported in the left hand lanes on northbound I-5 north of 164th Street SW near Lynnwood. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Mill Creek Emergency Room.

    February 24
    COLLISION:  At 3:33 a.m., a car struck a Department of Transportation truck on northbound I-5 south of 220th Street SW in Mountlake Terrace. Four people in the car were injured. Firefighters transported two patients to Harborview Medical Center and one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital. The other patient did not want to go to the hospital.
     
    COLLISION:  At 11:44 p.m., a car struck a pedestrian at the intersection of Airport Road and Highway 99 south of Everett. Firefighters transported the injured pedestrian to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

    February 25
    HOUSE FIRE:  At 12:30 a.m., a house fire was reported in the 5600 block of 134th Street SE in Everett.  Four people and a cat escaped the burning building when a smoke alarm sounded.  Two of the residents – a woman and her young daughter – were exposed to smoke and were transported by firefighters to Swedish/Mill Creek Emergency Room as a precaution. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and kept the fire contained to the living room area, but the upper level of the split-entry home sustained heavy smoke damage. The Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s Office determined the cause of the fire was electrical and estimated damage at $125,000.

    February 26
    CAR FIRE:  At 12:52 p.m., firefighters extinguished a car fire on the I-5 southbound exit to 164th Street SW north of Lynnwood.

    February 28
    COLLISION:  At 5:28 a.m., a pedestrian was struck by a car in the 12400 block of Highway 99 south of Everett. Firefighters transported the injured pedestrian to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.
    COLLISION:  At 4:44 p.m., a three-car collision was reported in the 22500 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds.  Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    March 3
    COLLISION:  At 10:02 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Mill Creek Emergency Room after responding to a three-car collision at 164th Street SW and 3rd Avenue SE west of Mill Creek.
     
    COLLISION:  At 3:12 p.m., a car rolled over and was struck by another vehicle in the 22700 block of 44th Avenue W in Mountlake Terrace. Firefighters transported two patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    March 4
    COLLISION:  At 7:10 p.m., a two-car collision was reported at 216th Street SW and Highway 99 in Edmonds. One car fled. Firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
     
    March 5
    COLLISION:  At 7:21 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a three-car collision on southbound I-5 north of milepost 177 in Mountlake Terrace.
     
    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 and Mountlake Terrace.

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  • February 13, 2014-February 19, 2014
    02.24.14

    Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 402 calls the week of Feb. 13-19: 317 emergency medical aid calls, 32 motor vehicle collisions, 16 fires, 14 service calls, 1 natural gas leak and 22 automatic fire alarms.


    February 13
    COLLISION:  At 6:45 p.m., a pedestrian was struck by a car in the 2700 block of 116th Street SE south of Everett. The pedestrian sustained serious injuries and was transported by firefighters to Harborview Medical Center.

    KITCHEN FIRE:  At 5:08 p.m., firefighters extinguished a small kitchen fire at a duplex in the 19900 block of Filbert Road in Lynnwood.  A deputy kicked through the door and pulled the resident from the smoke-filled duplex before firefighters arrived. The resident was transported by firefighters to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital. His injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.
     
    February 15
    COLLISION:  At 2:02 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a collision at 164th Street SW and 22nd Avenue W north of Lynnwood.

    February 16
    COLLISION:  At 1:36 p.m., firefighters responded to a collision at Ash Way and Maple Road near Lynnwood and transported four patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.

    FATAL COLLISION AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESPONSE:  At 11:16 p.m., a tanker truck carrying liquid nitrogen rolled and came to rest on its side on top of a car in the northbound lanes of I-5 in the Mountlake Terrace area. The driver of the car died at the scene. The freeway was closed for several hours as firefighters stood by while the liquid nitrogen was off-loaded from the tanker so it could be safely removed by a tow truck.

    February 17
    COLLISION:  At 12:58 p.m., a three-car collision was reported at 164th Street SW and 36th Avenue W north of Lynnwood.  Firefighters transported three patients to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital.
     
    February 18
    COLLISION:  At 4:52 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a two-car, rear-end collision in the 22200 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds.
     
    February 19
    COLLISION:  At 8:42 p.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a three-car collision at 128th Street SW and 8th Avenue W south of Everett.

    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 and Mountlake Terrace.


Media Contact

Leslie Hynes
Public Information Officer
Office: (425) 551-1243

After-hours media contact number for emergency incidents in the Fire District 1 service area (unincorporated south Snohomish County, Brier, Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace):
(425) 754-7273