Emergency Response and District News
Battalion 4, Medic 11 and Rescue 1 responded to a 1 vehicle rollover with minor injuries to the two juvenile occupants at 03:55 Tuesday morning. The vehicle rolled after losing control on the roadway at Jolicouer and Wheaton Roads.
Crews worked to remove... an approximately 15' long section of guardrail that had pushed several feet into the drivers door pinning the victim in the vehicle. The extrication took approximately 25 minutes, and the patient was transported to a Trauma Center in Duluth with severe injuries.
CAFD crews assisted the Esko Fire Department on August 15, 2014 at a house fire on the East Palkie Road.
CAFD Engine 2 and Battalion 3 worked with the Esko, Carlton, and Wrenshall fire departments to extinguish a fire in the ceiling and attic of a residential structure. Crews ventilated the roof and pulled ceilings in the home to access the fire. CAFD units were on scene for approximately 1.5 hours.