Recent Calls
Sun. Dec 9th 2018
Benton City, WA - At approximately 5:00 AM on Sunday, December 9th 2018 Benton County Fire Protection District 2 was dispatched to a residential structure fire in the 2200 block of W. Dusty Lane, Bent...
Mon. Jun 27th 2016
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Crews work to contain the fire here at Knox and District Line in Benton City. When Fire Crews arrived the barn/garage was totally engulfed in flames. At least one vehicle was threatened.
Thu. Apr 14th 2016
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Multiple agencies responding to the structure fire around 6 PM on the 1200 block of Hazel Avenue. Firefighters say when they arrived, the duplex was fully involved. It took firefighters about 40 minut...
Fri. Aug 14th 2015
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High winds took down a power line and ignited a fire that jumped the Yakima River on Friday on Highway 225 north of Benton City. The power line went down at 75503 Highway 225, said Capt. Bill Reed of ...
Tue. Feb 17th 2015
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The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the cause of a Tuesday fire that destroyed a vacant Benton City house. The fire started about 9:45 a.m. at 61106 106 PR NE and burned for more...
News Headlines
Sun. May 28th 2017
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WEST RICHLAND, WA.-- Benton Count Fire District 4 and Benton County Fire District 2 were called to the scene of a fire near Harrington Road on Saturday night. Right now, firefighters are not aware of ...
Fri. Jan 27th 2017
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Usually, it’s a call that clears the Benton Fire District 2 hall. This week it was for soccer practice.After weeks of practice being canceled because of snow and frigid cold, three teams with th...
Sun. Jul 31st 2016
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Range 12 fire 90% contained, 176,600 acres of Yakima, Benton counties scorched.Firefighters gained more ground Wednesday on the Range 12 Fire burning across Yakima and Benton counties, bringing contai...
Thu. Jul 14th 2016
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Fire crews say the brush fire along Chandler Ridge near Benton City scorched about 4,000 acres Thursday night. Benton County Fire District #2 says 15 districts responded to fight the fire Thursday aft...
Sat. Jul 2nd 2016
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Benton County Fire District #4 says overnight, fireworks started a brush fire in the area of Belmont and W. Van Giesen St. in West Richland. Flames burned about 5 acres. Fortunately, no one was hurt a...
Call Volume
Busiest Times
Date
Total
Busiest Year
2018
1053
Fire
Jul 2018
75
EMS
Jun 2016
54
2019
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
33
66
99
Feb
39
46
85
Mar
43
64
107
Apr
23
42
65
May
10
83
93
Jun
37
67
104
Jul
-
-
Aug
-
-
Sep
-
-
Oct
-
-
Nov
-
-
Dec
-
-
Total
185
368
553
33.45%
66.55%
2018
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
22
39
61
Feb
32
41
73
Mar
23
66
89
Apr
28
42
70
May
33
56
89
Jun
54
53
107
Jul
75
60
135
Aug
32
65
97
Sep
46
44
90
Oct
37
57
94
Nov
34
44
78
Dec
21
49
70
Total
437
616
1053
41.50%
58.50%
2017
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
23
37
60
Feb
9
54
63
Mar
21
64
85
Apr
22
53
75
May
31
55
86
Jun
52
52
104
Jul
62
45
107
Aug
39
45
84
Sep
33
45
78
Oct
27
53
80
Nov
18
46
64
Dec
21
69
90
Total
358
618
976
36.68%
63.32%
2016
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
7
53
60
Feb
15
41
56
Mar
29
39
68
Apr
30
59
89
May
34
62
96
Jun
50
54
104
Jul
42
46
88
Aug
37
60
97
Sep
42
55
97
Oct
19
51
70
Nov
15
52
67
Dec
21
55
76
Total
341
627
968
35.23%
64.77%
2015
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
25
37
62
Feb
12
57
69
Mar
17
52
69
Apr
19
43
62
May
32
62
94
Jun
42
52
94
Jul
53
59
112
Aug
41
51
92
Sep
28
47
75
Oct
35
46
81
Nov
37
42
79
Dec
17
60
77
Total
358
608
966
37.06%
62.94%
2014
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
11
46
57
Feb
19
23
42
Mar
28
44
72
Apr
27
48
75
May
22
50
72
Jun
35
39
74
Jul
13
41
54
Aug
44
59
103
Sep
33
52
85
Oct
27
52
79
Nov
24
46
70
Dec
19
41
60
Total
302
541
843
35.82%
64.18%
2013
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
14
29
43
Feb
20
45
65
Mar
19
25
44
Apr
29
41
70
May
30
58
88
Jun
42
45
87
Jul
38
41
79
Aug
42
46
88
Sep
38
45
83
Oct
20
46
66
Nov
15
36
51
Dec
28
48
76
Total
335
505
840
39.88%
60.12%
2012
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
14
36
50
Feb
15
38
53
Mar
10
39
49
Apr
20
40
60
May
32
50
82
Jun
29
49
78
Jul
34
50
84
Aug
40
52
92
Sep
40
41
81
Oct
23
48
71
Nov
19
31
50
Dec
11
48
59
Total
287
522
809
35.48%
64.52%
2011
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
11
38
49
Feb
14
31
45
Mar
9
39
48
Apr
23
28
51
May
12
41
53
Jun
27
31
58
Jul
46
42
88
Aug
34
34
68
Sep
24
43
67
Oct
17
49
66
Nov
14
34
48
Dec
17
28
45
Total
248
438
686
36.15%
63.85%
2010
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
8
39
47
Feb
15
28
43
Mar
17
44
61
Apr
13
40
53
May
25
44
69
Jun
17
33
50
Jul
32
40
72
Aug
37
45
82
Sep
11
46
57
Oct
14
43
57
Nov
11
48
59
Dec
9
43
52
Total
209
493
702
29.77%
70.23%
2009
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
9
29
38
Feb
15
26
41
Mar
16
34
50
Apr
15
40
55
May
24
41
65
Jun
24
44
68
Jul
30
32
62
Aug
28
40
68
Sep
18
42
60
Oct
17
46
63
Nov
15
50
65
Dec
22
39
61
Total
233
463
696
33.48%
66.52%
2008
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
7
33
40
Feb
14
24
38
Mar
20
22
42
Apr
18
38
56
May
26
48
74
Jun
32
40
72
Jul
50
40
90
Aug
29
40
69
Sep
25
38
63
Oct
14
38
52
Nov
9
28
37
Dec
20
33
53
Total
264
422
686
38.48%
61.52%
2007
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
16
34
50
Feb
18
25
43
Mar
15
44
59
Apr
14
35
49
May
23
28
51
Jun
29
39
68
Jul
42
32
74
Aug
44
36
80
Sep
19
28
47
Oct
14
40
54
Nov
12
35
47
Dec
13
40
53
Total
259
416
675
38.37%
61.63%
2006
Fire
EMS
Total
Jan
6
26
32
Feb
12
29
41
Mar
13
29
42
Apr
10
32
42
May
16
33
49
Jun
17
31
48
Jul
31
41
72
Aug
35
40
75
Sep
17
28
45
Oct
12
33
45
Nov
15
30
45
Dec
20
33
53
Total
204
385
589
34.63%
65.37%

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