West Pierce Fire & Rescue announcement.
In July, West Pierce Fire & Rescue (WPFR) responded to 1,521 9-1-1 calls for service, where 74% were for medical aid.
On the 4th of July, crews responded to 49 calls for service and four were due to fireworks, none of which were large-scale incidents. This is a drastic decrease compared to July 4, 2021, where crews responded to 82 calls.
Note: In last month’s alarm summary, it was originally reported there were no fireworks-related incidents, but the data has since been updated.