The information for this column comes from the public records of the Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel provided additional information on request.
Wednesday, Nov. 5
8:19 a.m., medical call, Northeast Sixth Avenue.
9:50 a.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.
12:22 p.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.
Thursday, Nov. 6
1:26 p.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.
2:32 p.m., fire personnel responded to a truck alongside the road, but no one was inside, South Highway 211.
4:01 p.m., medical call, Northeast Sixth Avenue.
Friday, Nov. 7
4:06 a.m., fire personnel helped free a horse stuck in a creek using rope systems and a tractor, South Mattoon Road.
5:55 a.m., canceled en route, Southeast Highway 224.
4:08 p.m., fire personnel responded to a two-vehicle accident, South Highway 211. One vehicle was found in a ditch, but none of its passengers were injured. The other vehicle had come to a halt facing the wrong way and blocking the northbound lane. A person from this vehicle was taken to the hospital.
9:54 p.m., false alarm or call, Southeast Eagle Creek Road.
Saturday, Nov. 8
12:08 a.m., medical call, Northeast Hill Way.
Sunday, Nov. 9
3:13 a.m., medical call, Southeast Hinman Road.
12:45 p.m., medical call, Northwest Cary Street.
Monday, Nov. 10
2:54 a.m., false alarm or call, Southeast Wallace Road.
7:26 p.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.
Tuesday, Nov. 11
7:55 a.m., system malfunction, Northwest Highway 224.
1:26 p.m., downed power line, Southeast Tumala Mountain Road.
4:25 p.m., South Dubois Creek Lane, an Estacada fire employee noticed saw a chimney fire while driving by. He knocked on the houses door to notify residents of the fire and extinguished the flames with other Estacada Fire personnel. The fire did not spread to the rest of the house. There was no structural damage.
6:50 p.m., medical call, Southeast Bonnie Lure Drive.
7:46 p.m., canceled en route, southeast Eagle View Drive.
7:54 p.m., a tree fell and blocked the road, Northeast Copland Avenue.
9:50 p.m., as Sandy Fire personnel responded to calls, Estacada Fire personnel covered a station, Southeast Rude Road.Add a comment