Oglesby FPD responds to 17 fires in 2017
Oglesby Fire Protection District responded to 32 calls in 2017 - 25.6 percent less than the previous year, according to data from the National Fire Incident Reporting System.
The calls in Oglesby included 17 fires - five structure fires, two vehicle fires and 10 other fires. The fire department also responded to one call for ruptures, explosions or overheating.
In all, the department saw $108,000 in fire loss - or about $6,353 per fire.
The department also received 14 false calls.