CROWN POINT | Crown Point firefighters Mark Reed and Matthew Wise have been promoted after attaining paramedic certification.
The promotions were approved by the Crown Point Board of Public Works and Safety.
Reed and Wise both were hired by the Crown Point Fire Rescue department in late 2011 with firefighter/emergency medical technician status. Their new rank is firefighter/paramedic.
Both successfully completed National Registry Paramedic Certification, Chief Greg DeLor said.