Category: Fire Department Alerts

Grassy Creek: Difficulty Breathing

Report of a person having difficulty breathing on Spring Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 34 year old female that has taken Albuterol at 8AM this morning with no relief. The residence in the Swiss Pine Lake Community. Medical unit will be responding mutual aid from the East Yancey area.  

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Bakersville: Stroke

Report of a person possibly having a stroke on Davis Cemetary Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a 34 year old male having problems with on his right side and also has slurred speech. WINGS is on standby. 

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Grassy Creek: Fall

Report of a person falling at the Mitchell House. Fire department and medical response requested.  Reported as a 79 year old female who fell from her bed some time overnight. She is conscious but has hematoma above her left eye. This will be on the memory care side of the facility. 

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Red Hill: Hemmorhage

Report of a person hemorrhaging on Harrell Hill Road. Fire department and medical response requested.  Reported as 53 year old female, is conscious and alert. She is on Coumadin. 

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Spruce Pine: Unconscious Person on Ellis Road

Report of an unconscious person on Ellis Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a Type II diabetic person, it is unknown at this time why the person is unconscious for.

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Spruce Pine: Breathing Problems

Report of a person with breathing problems on Emerald Lane. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as 62 year old male who is having difficulty breathing, and has been all day. He has also used his inhaler several times today with no relief.

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Buladean: Landing Zone

A Landing Zone is being established at Buladean School. WINGS is inbound.  This is in reference to the previous chest pain call on Greasy Creek Road. 

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Buladean: Chest Pain

Report of a person with chest pain and difficulty breathing on Greasy Creek Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as an 88 year old male. Pain is radiating down his left arm. 

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Spruce Pine: Landing Zone

A Landing Zone is being established at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. MAMA is inbound.  This is in reference to a medical call at Mountain View Correctional.

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