SFD Logs 31 Calls In Five Days

Sanibel Fire and Rescue District responded to a small electrical fire Sunday, April 3, which started in a boat docked at the Sanibel Marina. But the fire was extinguished with a fire extinguisher prior to their arrival. Firefighters checked the boat the ensure it was safe and returned to service.

SFD also had a call for a water rescue on Friday, April 1, but it was canceled. There were 29 additional calls logged from April 1 to April 6:

Medical related, including EMS and assists: 15
Electrical wiring, equipment problem: 3
Service call: 2
Public service assistance: 3
Canceled en route: 2
False alarm or call: 1
System or detector malfunction: 1`
Unintentional alarm: 2

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