Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 12:46pm
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A weekly look at the number of calls to the Kent-based Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority that serves Kent, Covington, Maple Valley and SeaTac:

April 14-20

Total: 561

EMS/Rescue: 441

False Call: 22

Fire: 18

Good Intent: 49

Hazardous Conditions: 12

Rupture/Explosion: 1

Service: 13

Other: 5

Annual total: 8,399

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