Beacon Hose reports September calls


BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 55 emergency medical service calls and 16 fire calls in September, the company reported.

The company also responded to 12 EMS mutual aid requests and one fire mutual aid call in neighboring towns.

The company also conducted training exercises, including using a new automatic CPR machine, ladder operations, pump and driver training, hose advancement training, handling mental health emergencies, and reviewing search and rescue techniques.