The Petaluma Fire Department received 33 medical and 67 fire or other emergency calls from March 4 through March 10. Here are some of the calls.
Tuesday, March 5
3:29 p.m. — Units headed to Ely Road for a report of an accident. One patient was taken to the hospital.
4:12 P.M.— Units rushed to Caulfield Lane for a report of an accident between a vehicle and a bicycle. They found a man sitting on the sidewalk with an injury on his leg. He was taken to Petaluma Valley Hospital.
10:14 p.m.— Firefighters were dispatched to Stanley Street to respond to a report of an accident. They found a driver who had crashed into a parked car and apparently tried to flee the scene on foot. He was held by a neighbor until police arrived. The car he was driving had moderate front end damage. The other car had moderate rear end damage. A bottle and the odor of marijuana was found in his car. He was taken to the hospital.
Wednesday, March 6
7:07 p.m. — Firefighters went to Highway 101 South to give aid at the scene of an accident. The driver of the car had struck a big rig trailer, causing moderate damage to the big rig and major damage to the car. Other occupants were able to get out, but the driver's pant leg was stuck. Two patients were rushed to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital for trauma services.