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GWINNETT FIRE NEWS RELEASE UPDATE - Weather Related Incidents for April 19, 2019

(Lawrenceville, Ga., April 19, 2019) – Fire and Emergency Services personnel are continuing to respond to incidents due to the weather. The following is a brief synopsis of the active incidents as of ...

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FIRE DAMAGES DUPLEX

Firefighters responded at 6:38pm to an occupant report of a house fire in the 5100 block of Williams Road, NW in unincorporated Norcross. The caller to 911 reported flames showing.

Crews arrived to find a working ...

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GWINNETT FIRE MEDIA E-NEWS RELEASE UPDATE: FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES STORM RESPONSE BRIEFS FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON, APRIL 14, 2019

The following is a brief synopsis of storm related incidents handled this afternoon by Fire and Emergency Services personnel.  It does not include all calls for the time period. 

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FIRE DESTROYS SNELLVILLE HOME

(Snellville, Ga., April 13, 2019) – Firefighters responded at 10:11 p.m. to a neighbor’s report of a house fire in the 1800 block of Highpoint Road SW in unincorporated Snellville. Caller to 911 reported the ...

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UPDATE #1: APARTMENT FIRE DISPLACES 29 TENANTS

This update provided by the Fire-APIO on 4/03/19 at 4:00pm. Per Fire Investigators, this fire appears to be accidental.  It originated in the party wall between two ground floor apartments.  Fire ...

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FIRE DESTROYS UNOCCUPIED HOUSE NEAR LAWRENCEVILE

Firefighters responded at 6:59pm to multiple reports of a house fire in the 1100 block of Chandler Road, SE in unincorporated Lawrenceville. Callers to 911 were not able to provide an exact address for responding ...

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FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES HOLDS PROMOTIONAL CEREMONY AND FIREFIGHTER-PARAMEDIC RECRUIT GRADUATION

(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 21, 2019) – Pride and honor filled the Auditorium at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center in Lawrenceville last Thursday, March 14, 2019.  The Gwinnett County Department of ...

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OVERNIGHT BLAZE DAMAGES BUFORD HOME

(Buford, Ga., March 20, 2019) – Firefighters responded at 5:14am to an occupant report of a house fire in the 50 block of Rowe Street, NE in Buford. The caller to 911 reported seeing flames and everyone getting out ...

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UPDATE: GAS LEAK CAUSED BY CONSTRUCTION CREW

This update provided by the Fire-PIO on 3/19/19 at 3:20pm. The gas leak outside on Fire Forks Trickum Road, SW and Rosehill Lane is now under control.  Atlanta Gas Light was able to stop the leak at ...

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FW: GWINNETT FIRE MEDIA ALERT: ACTIVE NATURAL GAS LEAK OUTSIDE – FIVE FORKS TRICKUM ROAD, SW AND ROSEHILL LANE IN LAWRENCEVILLE

Firefighters are currently on the scene of a natural gas leak outside on Five Forks Trickum Road, SW and Rosehill Lane in unincorporated Lawrenceville. Firefighters arrived to find an odor of gas and an active leak ...

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