Fire department responds to medical call near ice caves with jet boats

Capital City Fire/Rescue used a jet boat on Mendenhall Lake on Saturday afternoon in response to a medical call reported near the ice caves.

Assistant Chief Chad Cameron says they got the call at about 4:15 p.m. that someone with heart problems needed assistance.

First responders reached the patient and transported him or her to Bartlett Regional Hospital for further evaluation and treatment.

Jeremy Hsieh

Local News Reporter, KTOO

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