Fire News Releases

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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OVERNIGHT BLAZE DAMAGES HOME ON SISTERS COURT

INCIDENT DATE: 07/05/2020

TIME DISPATCHED: 2:58AM

TIME ARRIVED: 3:03AM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 3:29AM

(Lawrenceville, Ga., July 5, 2020) – Firefighters responded to a report of a house fire on ...

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PREVENTION IS THE KEY TO AVOIDING FIREWORKS-RELATED FIRES AND INJURIES

An Important Safety Message from Firefighters

Firecrackers and fireworks are a part of many Independence Day celebrations. In anticipation of the upcoming ...

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FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES STORM RESPONSE

(Lawrenceville, Ga., June 28, 2020) – 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 ...

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TRAIN DERAILMENT IN DULUTH

TIME DISPATCHED: 9:25AM

TIME ARRIVED: 9:33AM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 11:19AM

TIME INCIDENT TERMINATED: 12:48PM

 

(Lawrenceville, Ga., June 17, 2020) – At 9:25am, firefighters responded ...

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WAREHOUSE FIRE CAUSED EXTENSIVE DAMAGE

INCIDENT DATE: 06/05/2020

TIME DISPATCHED: 4:53AM

TIME ARRIVED: 5:03AM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 6:07AM

(Buford, Ga., June 5, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 4:53am to a report of the fire alarm ...

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EARLY MORNING FIRE DAMAGES HOME IN SNELLVILLE

INCIDENT DATE: 05/13/2020

TIME DISPATCHED: 4:34AM

TIME ARRIVED: 4:40AM

TIME UNDER CONTROL: 5:08AM

(Snellville, Ga., May 13, 2020) – Firefighters battled an early morning house fire on the ...

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ANNUAL BURN BAN NOW IN PLACE

(Lawrenceville, Ga., May 1, 2020) – The Gwinnett County Department of Fire and Emergency Services would like to remind residents that a ban on outdoor open burning is in place annually from May 1 through Sept. ...

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KITCHEN FIRE RAVAGES APARTMENT BUILDING

(Norcross, Ga., April 28, 2020) – Firefighters responded at 7:32pm to a resident report of an apartment fire on the 2020 block of Rockbridge Court, NW in unincorporated Norcross. The caller to 911 reported the ...

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