Whatcom County Fire District 7 (WCFD7) aid and fire crews responded to a total of 405 calls during the month of December according to Assistant Fire Chief Dean Crosswhite. Calls included
- 4 fires with a total of $2,000 in property loss
- 8 hazardous conditions
- 366 medical emergencies
- 10 false alarms
WCFD7 averaged 13.0 calls per day during December.
WCFD7 call totals for 2017 are as follows according to Crosswhite.
- 4,478 calls dispatched
- 148 fires with a total of ~$720,000 in property losses and ~$623,000 in contents losses
- 67 hazardous conditions
- 3,988 medical and rescue emergencies
- 115 false alarms