South King Fire & Rescue – which serves the general Des Moines area – this week released a video that shows the number of responses they had from March 1 to June 30, 2020, and highlights their COVID-19 responses and exposures.

Overall, SKF&R workers responded to 3,398 calls during that time frame – 150 that were COVID-19 related – with 60 patients testing positive, and ZERO workers getting infected.

The video also highlights the men and women who put themselves on the frontline every day to protect our community (running time 2:42):

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