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The information for this column comes from the public records of Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel provided additional information on request.

Tuesday, Dec. 9

12:35 p.m., medical call, South Sparky Lane.

2:14 p.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.

8:03 p.m., dispatched but canceled en route, Southeast Highway 224.

Wednesday, Dec. 10

11:36 a.m., firefighters responded to a passenger vehicle fire on Northwest Zobrist Street. When they arrived, the car owners were extinguishing the fire with a garden hose. Firefighters put out the fire in the engine compartment.

4:53 p.m., medical call, Southeast Eagle Creek Road.

Thursday, Dec. 11

7:26 a.m., walk-in patient to the fire station, Southeast Fifth Avenue.

1:45 p.m., unauthorized burning, Southeast Shaffort Street.

4:11 p.m., unauthorized burning, Southeast Currin Road.

4:46 p.m., dispatched, but no incident found on arrival, South Highway 211.

5:17 p.m., canceled en route to dispatch address, South Harding and South Fischers Mill Road.

5:38 p.m., firefighters responded to a fire in a mobile home on Northwest Wade Street. The occupant had extinguished the flames by the time they arrived. Fire personnel helped ventilate the home and tidy up.

5:51 p.m., medical call, Northwest Wade Street.

7:29 p.m., service call, South Broadway Street.

Friday, Dec. 12

5:07 a.m., medical call, Southeast Tumala Mountain Road.

5:13 a.m., medical call, Southeast Doyle Road.

5:58 a.m., medical call, Southeast Norse Road.

6:32 a.m., false call or alarm, Northwest Sixth Avenue.

9:17 a.m., medical call, South Springwater Road.

Saturday, Dec. 13

12:24 p.m., medical call, Southeast Main Street.

2:40 p.m., a patient was sent to the hospital after a motorcycle accident on Southeast Fifth Avenue.

11:14 p.m., a patient was sent to the hospital after a car hit a guardrail at Highway 211 and South Saling Road.

Sunday, Dec. 14

12:42 p.m., downed power line, South Springwater Road.

5:33 p.m., unauthorized burning, Southeast Belfils Road.

8:49 p.m., fire personnel assisted someone in need of help during a power outage, South Highway 211.

Monday, Dec. 15

1:51 a.m., medical call, Northeast Edgehill Drive.

1:25 p.m., medical call, Southeast Divers Road.

2 p.m., fire personnel assisted someone locked out, Southeast Highway 211.

4:01 p.m., good intentions call, North Broadway Street.

5:56 p.m., fire personnel checked out a burning odor in a home on North Broadway Street, but there didn’t seem to be any obvious problems. They secured the electrical panel and advised the homeowner to contact an electrician.

Tuesday, Dec. 16

11:25 a.m., medical call, Southwest Club House Drive.

Wednesday, Dec. 17

4:48 a.m., medical call, North Broadway Street.

12:32 p.m., dispatched but canceled en route, Southwest Highway 224.

1:10 p.m., medical call, Northeast Sixth Avenue.

Thursday, Dec. 18

7:40 a.m., medical call, Northeast Shafford Street.

4:23 p.m., medical call, South Redland Road.

Friday, Dec. 19

9:12 a.m., medical call, Southeast Shafford Street.

11:05 p.m., assisted an invalid, Southeast Moss Hill Road.

Saturday, Dec. 20

1 a.m., medical call, Southeast Tumala Mountain Road.

2:30 p.m., fire personnel responded to a single-vehicle accident on Southeast Coupland Road and Currin. The driver was uninjured.

7:02 p.m., medical call, Southeast Main Street.

Sunday, Dec. 21

6:12 a.m., medical call, Southeast Fifth Avenue.

Monday, Dec. 22

2:44 a.m., medical call, Southeast Eagle Creek Road.

10:32 a.m., medical call, Southeast Ginseng Drive.

Tuesday, Dec. 23

7:49 a.m., medical call, Southeast Bright Road.

12:27 p.m., medical call, Southeast Highway 224.

5:45 p.m., assisted someone locked out, Northeast Ginseng Street.

11:37 p.m., assisted an invalid, Southeast Duus Road.

Wednesday, Dec. 24

3:33 p.m., fire personnel responded to a two-vehicle accident on Southwest Wade Street in front of the liquor store. No one was injured.

4:15 p.m., medical call, Southeast Tumala Mountain Road.

5:45 p.m., assisted someone locked out, Southeast Highway 224.

6:51 p.m., fire personnel responded to a single-vehicle accident on South Highway 211 and South Hayden Road. The driver had minor injuries but refused treatment.

Thursday, Dec. 25

4:27 p.m., medical call, Southeast Filbert Road.

Friday, Dec. 26

3:02 a.m., assisted an invalid, Northwest Cliff Lane.

8:11 a.m., medical call, Southeast Shady View Lane.

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