Fire News Releases

FIRE DAMAGES TWO GUEST ROOMS AT HOTEL IN NORCROSS

(Norcross, Ga., Sept. 26, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 6:31 p.m. to a report from Norcross Police of a fire at the Knights Inn Hotel, located at 5122 Brook Hollow Parkway, NW in Norcross. An officer was driving ...

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SNELLVILLE WOMAN KILLED BY FALLING TREE

(Snellville, Ga., Sept. 17, 2020) – A Snellville woman was killed Thursday morning when a large-tree fell across the roadway as she was walking her dog in the neighborhood. Firefighters and police responded to the ...

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WEATHER RELATED INCIDENTS FOR SEPTEMBER 17

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Sept. 17, 2020) – Firefighters responded this morning to a few reports of trees down on structures. The following is a brief synopsis of the incidents handled thus far. There are no photos ...

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FIRE DAMAGES LOADING DOCK AT LAWRENCEVILLE AREA BUSINESS

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Captain Tommy Rutledge, Public Information Officer

O: 678.518.4824 │ C: 678.300.5749 │ F: 678.518.4809

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GWINNETT FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES REMEMBERS 9/11 WITH VIRTUAL CEREMONY

(Lawrenceville, Ga., Sept. 8, 2020) – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services will pay tribute to 9/11 victims and first responders with a virtual remembrance ceremony on ...

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SUSPICIOUS FIRE DAMAGES VEHICLES

(Norcross, Ga., August 14, 2020) – An overnight fire that caused heavy damage to three vehicles behind a Norcross business is believed to be an act of arson. Firefighters were called to the scene around 12:35am on ...

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SMOKE ALARMS ALERT AUBURN RESIDENTS

INCIDENT DATE: 08/09/2020

TIME DISPATCHED: 11:09PM

TIME ARRIVED: 11:13PM

TIME KNOCKED DOWN: 11:31PM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 11:56PM

(Auburn, Ga., August 9, 2020) – Firefighters responded at ...

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GRILL FIRE DAMAGES PEACHTREE CORNERS APARTMENTS

INCIDENT DATE: 08/09/2020

TIME DISPATCHED: 6:06PM

TIME ARRIVED: 6:13PM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 6:33PM

(Peachtree Corners, Ga., August 9, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 6:06pm to report of an ...

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AFTERNOON FIRE HEAVILY DAMAGES QUINN HOUSE THRIFT STORE

(Lawrenceville, Ga., July 30, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 3:49pm to a neighbor’s report of a fire at the Quinn House Thrift Store located at 219 Scenic Highway SW in Lawrenceville. The caller to 9-1-1 ...

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DOG DIES IN AFTERNOON HOUSE FIRE ON DOWRY DRIVE

(Lawrenceville, Ga., July 5, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 5:02pm to an occupant report of a house fire on the 3000 block of Dowry Drive, NW in unincorporated Lawrenceville. The caller to 911 advised that the ...

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