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

Jan. 24

6:37 a.m. —A woman who passed out in the 300th block of 7th St. in Durham was transported by Tampa ambulance to Hillsboro Community Hospital. A Durham first responder assisted.

4:12 p.m. —A woman in her 40s passed out in the street the 600 block of N. Roosevelt St. was transported by Marion ambulance to St. Luke Hospital.

5:20 p.m. — An accidental trip of a medical alarm was reported as why Marion ambulance and Lincolnville as first response were called to the 100 block of Lumbard St. in Lincolnville. No transportation was provided.

8:47 p.m. — Hillsboro ambulance provided a basic-life-support transfer from HCH to Newton Medical Center.

11:16 p.m. — A person who had just left a hospital was reported to dispatchers as not talking right or sleeping. Marion ambulance transported the person from the 600 block of S. Roosevelt St. to St. Luke for a medical check. It could not be determined from dispatches if this was the same person transported earlier in the day.

Jan. 25

4:25 p.m. — Tampa ambulance and Linconville first response were called to Vista Rd. between 330th and 340th Rds. per request by an alarm country. No transportation was provided.


12:08 p.m. — Marion ambulance performed a BLS transfer from St. Luke to Wesley Medical Center, Wichita.

2:39 p.m. — Marion ambulance performed another transfer from St. Luke to Via Christi — St. Francis, Wichita.

4:25 p.m. — A man who had passed out but was awake was transported by Tampa ambulance to HCH from the 300 block of S. Wilson St. in Hillsboro. Hillsboro as first response also were called.


10:29 a.m. — Dispatchers called Peabody fire to a fire alarm going off in the 400 block of Locust St., but quickly told them to dismiss the call after learning the alarm was triggered by construction activity.

3:59 p.m. — A report of a gun going off in a home in the 500 block of N. Elm St. in Peabody prompted officers to request Peabody ambulance to standby near the residence. No transportation was provided.

11:14 p.m. — Marion ambulance performed an advanced-life-support transfer from HCH to Newton Medical.


10:13 a.m. — A possible heart attack victim was transported by Marion from the 1100 block of Denver St. to St. Luke.


Technical difficulties prevented recording of dispatches from late Sunday morning through Monday afternoon.


10:21 p.m. — Responding by officer request to a call about an “out-of-control” juvenile, Marion ambulance was placed on standby near a home on 190th Rd. between Nighthawk and Old Mill Rds. No transportation was provided.

11:24 p.m. — Initially reported as a vehicle on fire, a two-car collision near 260th Rd. and US-77 resulted in the deaths of both drivers. No passengers were in the vehicles. Lincolnville fire, Marion rescue, and Marion and Tampa ambulances responded to the scene. A Lifeteam helicopter was dispatched, but was called off. Emergency responders were at the scene until after 4 a.m. Tuesday.

Last modified Feb. 2, 2017