The following is a listing of some of the local calls for service involving the Modesto Fire Department, which staffs Stations 27 and 28 in Oakdale; and the Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Department, covering the Riverbank area.
Calls were logged during the time period of Tuesday, Dec. 7 through Monday, Dec. 13. Days not listed had no reports of significant incidents in this area.
MONDAY, DEC. 13
All Stations participated in EMS training via conference call and online meeting.
FRIDAY, DEC. 10
8:58 a.m. – Crews responded to the area of Highway 4 and Milton Road for a reported injury accident. Engines 28, 29 and Cal Fire Engine 4462 responded. There were two patients with injuries (minor) transported by ground ambulance. Power line involved with roadway blocked. CHP investigating.
No time listed – Engines 28, 27, Q22 and Battalion Chief 5 responded for a rollover accident reported north of Oakdale. E28 arrived and found a single car that had rolled over. All occupants had fled before emergency personnel arrived. On scene crews got a report of another rollover in the area. BC5 and 27 responded to the new accident. On scene they found a single truck rolled over with everyone out of the truck. Checked for injures and found none. CHP remained on scene of both accidents.
TUESDAY, DEC. 7
11:41 a.m. – Modesto Fire Department and Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District responded to the 6200 block of Roselle Avenue for a natural gas leak that took place at a construction site. Crews were excavating in the street and hit a four-inch natural gas line. Crews remained on scene for about four hours until the gas line could be secured by PG&E.
17:48 p.m. – Modesto Fire Department and Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District responded to a working structure fire in the 500 block of Ashby Avenue. Crews found a fire burning underneath the oven. The fire was extinguished and the area underneath the oven was exposed to check for extension underneath the subfloor.