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According to fire and ambulance transmissions, monitored by the newspaper.

Feb. 9

3:36 p.m. — Marion ambulance transferred a patient from St. Luke to St. Francis, Wichita.

5:56 p.m. — Florence ambulance responded to the 100 block of S. Washington St. in Burns for a woman who was dizzy. She was transported to Newton Medical Center.

8:19 p.m. — Tampa ambulance responded to Limestone Rd. between 340th and 350th Rds. for a woman in her 90s with leg pain. She was transported to Hillsboro Community Hospital.

8:32 p.m. — Peabody ambulance responded to the lobby of Peabody-Burns High School for a teenage girl having breathing difficulty.

11:02 p.m. — Marion fire responded to one mile north of the US-56/77 and K-150 roundabout after a person reported seeing smoke in the area. Marion fire was then dismissed after nothing was discovered.

Feb. 10

11:07 a.m. — Hillsboro ambulance transferred a patient from HCH to St. Luke.


12:26 p.m. — Durham fire responded to a request from McPherson County to assist at a fire on Smokey Valley Rd. between 180th and 190th Rds.


12:36 p.m. — Goessel first responders and Hillsboro ambulance responded to Bethesda Homes in Goessel for a woman in her 90s with an unspecified condition. She was transported to Newton Medical.


2:34 a.m. — Peabody fire, Peabody ambulance, and Florence fire responded to the 800 block of Chestnut St. in Peabody for a structure fire. Peabody ambulance transported one firefighter to St. Luke from the scene.

10:15 a.m. — Peabody fire and Florence fire responded to the same fire on Chestnut St. after it started to flare up again. Peabody ambulance was paged, but then dismissed.

10:24 p.m. — Peabody fire was called back to the house on Chestnut St. for embers in the driveway.


12:19 a.m. — Goessel fire responded near 29th Ave. and Cheyenne Rd. for a fire in a ditch.

1:19 p.m. — Peabody fire responded to 120th Rd. between Nighthawk and Old Mill Rds. for a controlled burn that got out of control.


2:22 a.m. — Peabody ambulance was dispatched to St. Luke for an advanced-life-support transfer, but was recalled. Marion ambulance was dispatched and transported the patient to Kansas Heart Hospital.

11:14 a.m. — Marion ambulance transported a patient from St. Luke to McPherson Hospital.

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