Oconee Fire and Rescue Clear Two Trees from Power Lines

Wonder where the fire trucks were headed last week? Check out calls the Oconee County Fire Rescue responded to during the last week.

The following is a summary of calls Oconee County Fire Rescue answered during the week ending on Oct. 14:

Alarm Activations

Oct. 8

  • 10:36 a.m., 401 Hopping Road – High Shoals Elementary

Oct. 9

  • 6:03 p.m., 2340 Watson Springs Road

Oct. 10

  • 8:09 am, 1181 Rocky Branch Road – Rocky Branch Academy

Auto Accidents

Oct. 10

  • 6:00 p.m., Highway 186 and Payne Road

Oct. 12

  • 2:22 p.m. Colham Ferry Road near Carson Graves

Control Burn

Oct. 13

  • 6:07 a.m., 1461 Greensboro Highway

Illegal Burn

Oct. 14

  • 5:55 p.m., 3252 Colham Ferry Road

Natural Gas Leak

Oct. 12

  • 3:15 p.m., 1217 Carey Way

Smoke Scare

Oct. 8

  • 3:28 p.m., 1331 New High Shoals Rd. – Watkinsville First Methodist Church

Trees on Power Lines

Oct. 13

  • 7:13 p.m., 20 South Main Street
  • 7:37 p.m., Wire Bridge Road and Belmont Road

There were a total of 32 medical emergencies last week. All information was provided by Oconee County Fire Rescue.

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