Fireworks, no fires
Fire crews enjoy quiet Fourth of July
Last updated 7/27/2023 at 12:47pm
DAVENPORT - Despite rather windy conditions on some of the days and locals taking full advantage of legal fireworks opportunities, Fourth of July weekend was almost completely incident-less for fire and EMS crews around East, Central and South Lincoln County.
Fire District No. 5 Commissioner Matt Schneider said the district, which includes the greater Davenport, Deer Meadows, Seven Bays and Egypt areas, didn't receive a single call for service over the weekend.
"Clearly we're not out of it, since there will probably be fireworks the next couple days," Schneider said. "But over Fourth of J...