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ALL OCCUPANTS ESCAPE MAJOR FIRE AT BRIDGEWATER APARTMENTS IN DULUTH

(Duluth, Ga., April 16, 2021) – Firefighters responded at 5:30 p.m. to an occupant’s report of an apartment fire at the Bridgewater Apartments located at 2600 Ridge Brook Trail NW in Duluth. The 911 caller ...

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WOMAN ESCAPES FROM SECOND-FLOOR WINDOW DURING MASSIVE APARTMENT FIRE

(Norcross, Ga., April 5, 2021) – Firefighters responded at 3:10 a.m. to a report of an apartment fire at the Las Palamas Apartments, located at 1044 Seasons Parkway NW in unincorporated Norcross. The caller to 911 ...

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EASTER MORNING FIRE DAMAGES HOME ON CRAIG DRIVE IN BUFORD

(Buford, Ga., April 4, 2021) – Firefighters extinguished a fire early Easter morning on Craig Drive NE in Buford. Crews found heavy smoke showing from the single-story modular home at 3:08 a.m. The scene was ...

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SMOKE ALARM ALERTS FAMILY TO KITCHEN FIRE ON VILLA DRIVE IN LILBURN

Lilburn, Ga., April 3, 2021) – A Saturday afternoon house fire caused extensive damage to a home on Villa Drive in Lilburn. The blaze broke out at 2:27 p.m. and was brought under control at 2:53 p.m. The fire ...

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FIREFIGHTERS RESCUE TREE CUTTER FRIDAY EVENING IN SNELLVILLE

Snellville, Ga., April 2, 2021) – Firefighters specially trained as high-angle rope rescue technicians successfully rescued a tree cutter from atop an approximate seventy-foot tree Friday evening in Snellville. ...

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EARLY MORNING BLAZE DISPLACES 36 AT LAWRENCEVILLE APARTMENT HOMES

(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 28, 2021) – Firefighters responded at 6:31 a.m. to a neighbor’s report of an apartment fire at the Anzio Apartment Homes located at 3100 Sweetwater Road NW in Lawrenceville. The 911 ...

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TWO OCCUPANTS ESCAPE THROUGH WINDOWS IN NORCROSS DUPLEX FIRE

(Norcross, Ga., March 5, 2021) – Firefighters responded at 11:57 p.m. to a neighbor’s report of a duplex fire in the 5800 block of Kay Drive NW in unincorporated Norcross. The 911 caller advised of flames ...

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OVERTURNED GAS TANKER INCIDENT CLEARED AND ROADWAY REOPENED

UPDATE - (Dacula, Ga., March 2, 2021) – At 5:26 a.m., fire personnel responded to the report of an auto accident with possible injuries at the intersection of Braselton Highway NE and Hamilton Mill Parkway NE in ...

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OVERTURNED TANKER TRUCK SPILLS THOUSANDS OF GALLONS OF FUEL DACULA BRASELTON HIGHWAY NE/HAMILTON MILL PARKWAY NE

(Dacula, Ga., March 3, 2021) – At 5:26 a.m., fire personnel responded to the report of an auto accident with possible injuries at the intersection of Braselton Highway NE and Hamilton Mill Parkway NE in Dacula. The ...

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OVERNIGHT FATAL HOUSE FIRE ON WHITNEY PARK DRIVE IN DULUTH

(Duluth, Ga., Mar. 2, 2021) – Firefighters responded at 12:50 a.m. to a resident report of a house fire with a person trapped inside on Whitney Park Drive NW in Duluth. Crews found heavy flames and smoke showing ...

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