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These broadcasts regarding fire and ambulance calls were monitored this past week by the newspaper.

AUG. 8

9:18 a.m. — A woman who fell in a bathroom in the 100 block of S. Wilson St. was helped to get up by Hillsboro ambulance.

12:10 p.m. — A smoking electrical outlet on Falcon Rd. between 110th and 120th Rds. was investigated by Goessel firefighters.

AUG. 9

3:52 a.m. — A man with a fever at Bethesda Homes was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Newton Medical Center.

9:35 a.m. — A woman who previously had fallen and broken a collarbone and was not feeling well on Alamo Rd. between 210th and 220th Rds. was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Hillsboro Community Hospital.

10:49 a.m. — A patient at St. Luke Hospital was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Newton Medical.

9:11 p.m. — A man who was grinding metal in the 200 block of W. Main St. in Burns reportedly slipped and struck his head on the grinder, causing a cut on his head and entangling his hair. Florence ambulance was dispatched, and a subsequent transmission reported the patient was “code red,” indicating a life-threatening condition. Emergency medical director Ed Debesis radioed that he was responding from Hillsboro. The man was taken by Florence ambulance to Susan B. Anthony Memorial Hospital in El Dorado.

thursday

9:42 a.m. — A patient at St. Luke was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

11:01 a.m. — Hillsboro firefighters and ambulance responded to an accident on K-15 between 210th and 220th Rds. in which a car struck a bridge. A woman trapped in the car was freed and taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Wesley Medical Center.

1:24 p.m. — A patient at St. Luke was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to a location that could not be determined from transmissions.

2:32 p.m. — An individual at Ampride in Marion whose condition was not specified was examined by Marion ambulance personnel. The individual declined to be taken to a hospital.

2:55 p.m. — Peabody firefighters and ambulance responded to a two-vehicle accident at US-50 and Nighthawk Rd. A Hillsboro first responder who drove past the accident also stopped to assist. One individual was taken by Peabody ambulance to Via Christi – St. Francis.

4:05 a.m. — A woman who was confused was taken by Marion ambulance from 1729 Upland Rd. between 170th and 180th Rds. to St. Luke.

9:17 p.m. — A man in his 80s the 300 block of Grandview St. in Florence was experiencing slurred speech and fatigue. Florence ambulance did not respond to a page, so Marion ambulance took the man to St. Luke.

11:31 p.m. — A woman feeling ill in the 100 block of S. Birch St. was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to HCH.

friday

6:35 a.m. — A woman who fell in the 200 block of S. Thorp St. was taken by Marion ambulance to St. Luke.

10:35 a.m. — A woman in her 80s who was feeling ill 2363 Alfalfa was taken by Marion ambulance to St. Luke.

2:07 p.m. — A patient at St. Luke was taken by Marion ambulance to Wesley Medical.

3:25 p.m. — A passing driver reported that a woman was slumped over a steering wheel of a car parked on the shoulder of US-77 north of the US-56/US-77/K-150 roundabout. Hillsboro ambulance was dispatched and then terminated after a sheriff’s deputy found that the woman had pulled over to use her cell phone.

7:04 p.m. — A man in his 70s who fell, struck his head, and was bleeding was taken by Peabody ambulance from Peabody Health and Rehab to Newton Medical.

10:06 p.m. — A man in his 30s who cut his hand was taken by Marion ambulance from the 100 block of N. Freeborn St. to St. Luke.

saturday

9:54 p.m. — A woman in her 30s who was vomiting and had abdominal pains was taken by Hillsboro ambulance from the 500 block of W. Grand St. to HCH.

sunday

1:30 a.m. — A man with chest pains in the 100 block of W. 7th St. in Florence was taken by Florence ambulance to St. Luke.

3:23 a.m. — A patient at St. Luke was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Wesley Medical Center.

10:47 p.m. — A person reported that they had received pictures from a woman with an apparent neck wound in the 600 block of Poplar St. in Peabody. Peabody ambulance treated a superficial wound, and the woman declined to be taken to a hospital.

monday

2:40 p.m. — Peabody ambulance was sent to the 400 block of N. Spruce St. for medical pendant alarm. The alarm had been accidentally activated.

2:58 p.m. — An officer requested Peabody ambulance stand by in the 300 block of Peabody St. The ambulance was dismissed at 3:28 p.m.

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