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WILDWOOD - The Wildwood City Fire Department released its March 2021 statistics.

According to a release, members of the Wildwood City Fire Department responded to 229 fire and emergency medical-related incidents for the month of March 2021. Members of the department also conducted 350 fire safety inspections for the month. 

The statistics for the month are as follows: 

Squad Company 3 responded to the following incidents: 

Fires (including building fires, cooking fires, rubbish fires, vehicle fires) - 6 

Rescue/EMS (MVA’s, medical assists, elevator entrapments, water rescues) - 36 

Hazardous Conditions (gas leaks, electrical hazards, aircraft stand-by) - 9 

Service Calls (animal rescues, assist police department, public assists) - 10 

Good Intent Calls (smoke scares, odor of smoke, investigations with no incident) - 10 False Alarm & False Calls (malfunctioning alarm systems, malicious alarms, unintentional alarms) - 21 

Total Engine Company Responses - 92 

Ambulance 3 responded to the following incidents: 

Alcohol, drugs, overdose, toxins - 17 

Cardiac, chest pains, hypotension, hypertension - 9 

Bleeding, trauma, injuries, assaults - 12 

Weakness, malaise, sickness, dizziness, pain - 40 

Respiratory, shortness of breath, dyspnea - 8 

Seizure, stroke, neurological, unconscious, syncopal episodes, diabetic, hypoglycemic, altered mental status - 9 

Behavioral, depression, suicidal, anxiety, hallucination - 6 

General (DOA, fever, dehydration, allergic reaction, OB/Gyn.) - 36 

Total Emergency Medical Service Responses - 137

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