Fire News Releases

BRUSH FIRE I-985 NORTHBOUND IN SUWANEE

(Suwanee, Ga., December 4, 2019) – All lanes of I-985 N/B are now reopened and the incident has been terminated. The interstate was reopened as fire trucks left the scene at 5:48pm.

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FIREFIGHTERS BATTLE EARLY MORNING HOUSE FIRES

(Lawrenceville, Ga., November 23, 2019) – Gwinnett County firefighters extinguished two early morning house fires in unincorporated Lawrenceville and Norcross. The homes sustained extensive damage with fire already ...

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SNELLVILLE MAN SERIOUSLY INJURED DURING HOUSE FIRE

(Snellville, Ga., November 18, 2019) – A Snellville man was seriously injured during a fire Monday afternoon at his home in the 3400 block of Quinn Ridge Drive, SW in unincorporated Snellville.  Firefighters ...

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STRUCTURAL COLLAPSE STABILIZED BY TECHNICAL RESCUE TEAM

(Duluth, Ga., Nov. 15, 2019) - Firefighters responded on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 12:12pm, to a report of a car being driven into the InTown Suites Extended Stay at the ...

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FAMILY OF FIVE DISPLACED BY HOUSE FIRE

(Norcross, Ga., Nov. 15, 2019) - Firefighters responded on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 3:34am, to an occupant’s report of a house fire on the 200 block of Summerour Street NW in Norcross. The caller to 9-1-1 ...

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ENTRAPPED HORSE REMOVED FROM MULTI-VEHICLE ACCIDENT

(Suwanee, Ga., Nov. 12, 2019) - Firefighters responded on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 4:39pm, to a report of a vehicle accident with an entrapment on 85 North Bound, south of Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in unincorporated ...

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FAMILY ESCAPES FIRE THAT DESTROYS HOME

(Lawrenceville, Ga., November 8, 2019) – Firefighters responded at 11:08pm to an occupant report of a house fire in the 800 block of Cruiser Run SE in unincorporated Lawrenceville. The 911 caller reported the ...

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MORNING BLAZE ALMOST DESTROYS APARTMENT BUILDING

(Norcross, Ga., Oct. 22, 2019) - Firefighters responded on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7:49am, to a report of an apartment fire on the 3201 block of Sunrise Village Lane NW in unincorporated Norcross. This is the Ashford ...

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OUTDOOR BURN BAN ENDS, BURNING STILL LIMITED IN GWINNETT

(Lawrenceville, Ga., October 1, 2019) – The annual ban on outdoor burning put in place by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division has now ended, but Gwinnett residents must still take precautions and check ...

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FIRE DESTROYS NORCROSS HOME

(Norcross, Ga., September 30, 2019) – Firefighters responded at 3:22am to an occupant report of residential fire in the Norcross Mobile Home Village located at 4498 Buford ...

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