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Two Newton County, GA, Firefighters Hurt in Apparatus Rollover En Route to Call

The apparatus t-boned the car and pushed it several hundred yards before both vehicles left the road and the truck tipped over.

One Dead, 17 Injured in GA Accident

The truck driver was traveling northbound in the right-hand lane on I-95 near the 16-mile marker when he lost control and swerved across the northbound lane striking a Volkswagon Tiguan.

Firefighter Loses Leg After Freak Accident with Downed GA Power Line

Authorities were directing traffic in the area when part of the downed line got snagged on a semi-truck passing through.

Georgia County Fire Service Adds Three New Stations

The expansion will create 43 new jobs, but will also decrease response times and provide for additional support to manage EMS calls.

Augusta Fire Department Mourns Sudden Loss of Lieutenant

Lt. Jenkins came from a firefighting family, was known in the department as a person who could be counted on for a good laugh, and served the people of Augusta, Georgia, for 40 years.

Cargo Ship Off Georgia Coast Burns During Dismantling

The multiagency command overseeing demolition of the Golden Ray said in a statement late Friday that crews had put out the fire, which burned for several hours, and would remain on the scene overnight in case the blaze flared up again.

Photo Gallery: Cargo Ship Burns Off Georgia Coast

The remains of an overturned cargo ship being dismantled along the Georgia coast caught fire Friday as workers used torches to cut into the hull.

Gas Crunch from Cyberattack Leads to Frenzy and Fires

In Florida, a 2004 Hummer was destroyed by fire Wednesday shortly after the driver had filled up four 5-gallon gas containers.

Georgia Firefighter Dies During Off-Duty Recreational Dive

Fire Chief Dwayne Jamison said firefighters recovered the victim, an off-duty Gwinnett County firefighter later identified by the coroner as Robert Fernandez.

Georgia Volunteers Quit after Fire Chief is Fired

"The firefighters who resigned this morning did not quit Polk County Government, they quit the community they served."


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