Welcome to Marion Township Fire Department Inc.
Happy New Year everybody. Welcome to 2022
Been a busy year for Marion Twp Fire Dept. 635 calls for 2021. Of those 113 were fire related, 56 for Motor Vehicle Accidents, 438 Emergency Medical Services, 10 Technical Rescues, 5 Service calls, 8 Hazardous Conditions and 5 Fire Prevention Programs.
Of the 113 Fire Calls 49 were for working fires
Of the 56 MVA's 41 were Injury accidents with 5 requiring Extrication and sadly 3 fatalities. 15 were property damage accidents only
Of the 438 EMS calls 105 were Covid/Possible Covid/Flu like symptoms/Ill or Unknown medical calls.
Of the 10 Technical rescues 1 was a Rope Rescue, 2 Trapped in Elevator Rescues, 3 for missing persons, 3 water rescues, and 1 forcible entry for a person in distress.
Of the 8 Hazardous conditions 5 were for gas leaks and 3 for large fuel spills.
Lets look forward to a safe and wonderful new year.
Everybody look out for your neighbors and take care of one another.
Paul D. Gillespie
Marion Twp. Fire Dept.