WILDWOOD - The Wildwood City Fire Department released its December 2019 statistics:
Members of the Wildwood City Fire Department responded to 201 fire and emergency medical related incidents for December 2019.
Members of the department also conducted 151 Fire Safety Inspections for the month.
According to Wildwood Deputy Fire Chief Ernie Troiano III, 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): 4
Rescue/EMS (MVA’s, medical assists, elevator entrapments, water rescues): 41
Hazardous Conditions (gas leaks, electrical hazards, aircraft stand-by): 4
Service Calls (animal rescues, assist police department, public assists): 7
Good Intent Calls (smoke scares, odor of smoke, investigations with no incident): 5
False Alarm and False Calls (malfunctioning alarm systems, malicious alarms, unintentional): 29
Total Engine Company Responses: 90
Ambulance 3 responded to the following incidents:
Alcohol, drugs, overdose, toxins: 7
Cardiac, chest pains, hypotension, hypertension: 9
Bleeding, trauma, injuries, assaults: 11
Weakness, malaise, sickness, dizziness, pain: 37
Respiratory, shortness of breath, dyspnea: 7
Seizure, stroke, neurological, unconscious, syncopal episodes, diabetic, hypoglycemic, altered mental status: 8
Behavioral, depression, suicidal, anxiety, hallucination: 7
General (DOA, fever, dehydration, allergic reaction, OB/Gyn.): 25
Total Emergency Medical Service Responses: 111
The total number for responses for 2019 was 3,834; 1,604 Engine responses and 2,230 EMS responses.