Firefighters cook dinner for woman who accidentally hit lifeline alert

The responding crew decided to make the elderly woman dinner after responding to her accidental alert

By FireRescue1 Staff

PETALUMA, Calif. — Firefighters and paramedics who responded to an accidental lifeline alert from an elderly woman ended up making dinner for her.

SF Gate reported that crews responded to a possible emergency after an elderly woman who lived alone hit her lifeline, according to officials. When they arrived, she informed them it was a mistake.

The woman said she was waiting for her son to come over and make her dinner. The crews decided to do her a favor by cooking dinner for her instead.


Engine 81 and Medic 91 were dispatched for a possible medical emergency at a residence. Upon arrival they were greeted...

Posted by Petaluma Firefighters Local 1415 on Wednesday, September 13, 2017


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