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Broadcasts about these fire and ambulance calls were monitored this past week by the newspaper.

Aug. 21

3:31 a.m. — An 89-year-old female had fallen out of bed at Bethesda Home in Goessel, and was taken to Newton Medical Center by Hillsboro ambulance.

8:26 p.m. — A patient from Hillsboro Community Hospital was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to St. Joseph Hospital in Wichita.


2:38 a.m. — A water flow alarm was called in by an alarm company at Bethesda Home, Goessel firefighters responded and did not find any fire or water.

11:40 a.m. — A male subject who was blacking out and had possible low blood pressure in the parking lot at the old Pizza Hut, was taken to St. Luke Hospital by Marion ambulance.

8:00 p.m. — A patient was taken from HCH to St. Francis in Wichita by Hillsboro ambulance.


12:41 a.m. — A medical alert in the 400 block of north 2nd St. was reported going off by the alarm company. The patient refused being taken to a hospital by Marion ambulance.

3:41 a.m. — An unconscious male was found on the floor in the 400 block of S. 4th St., at 4:10 a.m. Marion firefighters were called in for lifting assistance, patient was then taken to St. Luke by Marion ambulance.

3:47 a.m. — A patient from HCH was taken by Hillsboro ambulance to Via-Christie in Wichita.

12:32 p.m. — A patient was taken from St. Luke’s to Newton Medical Center by Marion ambulance.

8:21 p.m. — A 32-year-old female reported having chest pain in the 200 block of N. Cedar St., and she was taken to HCH by Marion ambulance.

10:24 p.m. — A patient from St. Luke was taken to NMC by Marion ambulance.

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