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Local News

February 8, 2014

Fire Calls

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Thursday, 7:29-7:41 a.m. — Carbon monoxide detector in the 1500 block of North Gilbert Street.

Thursday, 8:15-8:32 a.m. — Medical call in the 1400 block of Eastview Avenue.

Thursday, 8:32-8:45 a.m. — Steak ‘n Shake, 3201 N. Vermilion St., filling with smoke.

Thursday, 7:44-8:14 a.m. — Medical call in the 3500 block of North Vermilion Street.

Thursday, 10:06-10:22 a.m. — Medical call in the unit block of Tennessee Street.

Thursday, 12:30-12:59 p.m. — Cooking fire in the 500 block of Chandler Street.

Thursday, 2:42-2:49 p.m. — Medical call in the 300 block of North Jackson Street.

Friday, 12:34-1:08 a.m. — Natural gas leak in the 600 block of South Bowman Avenue.

Friday, 4:20-4:35 a.m. — Carbon monoxide detector in the 2800 block of Townway Road.

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