Streator FD responds to 65 fires in 2017
The calls in Streator included 65 fires - 34 structure fires, eight vehicle fires and 23 other fires.
In all, the department saw $372,075 in fire loss - or about $5,724 per fire.
The department also received 190 false calls, including three malicious calls and 187 other false calls.
The calls resulted in one civilian fire-related death. Additionally, one fire service member was injured in fire-related incidents.
The Streator Firefighters Pension Fund, which has 16 active employees and 20 retired or inactive employees, was $674,700 in debt as of April 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $6,306 for every fire in 2016.