When Seeley Lake calls 9-1-1
Seeley Lake Chief makes changes to dispatch protocol for ALS calls
August 6, 2020
SEELEY LAKE – As of Tuesday, July 21, Missoula Emergency Services Incorporated (MESI) and Life Flight Network will no longer automatically respond when an Advanced Life Support (ALS) call is dispatched in the Seeley Lake Fire District. Instead, MESI will respond as mutual aid resource when requested and Life Flight will be on standby.
Seeley Lake Fire Chief and Paramedic Dave Lane requested the change to automatic dispatch that has been in place for more than 30 years.
“In my mind, these are changes that are going to reduce public safety issues by not having multiple resources from mult...