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Response delay calls dispatch scheme into question

Calls to that area are routed through two dispatch centers

By Steve Reilly
The Charlotte Sun 

ROTONDA, Fla. — A man was burned on his hands and treated at a local hospital after a motorcycle malfunction started a garage fire Saturday.

Firefighters received a call at noon for a garage fire at 249 Mark Twain Lane in Rotonda and arrived within five minutes, according to an Englewood Area Fire Control District report.

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