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News from Oconee Fire and Rescue: Five Control Burns Last Week

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

Here is a summary of calls Oconee County Fire Rescue answered during the weeks ending on Sept. 30 and Oct. 7.

Alarm Activations

Oct. 1

  • 8:15 a.m., 1850 Epps Bridge Parkway – Five Guys

Auto Accidents

Sept. 27

  • 11:41 a.m., Ga. Highway 53 and Barber Creek Road

Sept. 30

  • 8:52 p.m., Ga. Highway 316 and SR 10 Loop
  • 9:09 p.m., Atlanta Highway and Dials Mill Road

Oct. 3

  • 2:19 p.m., 2290 Hog Mountain Road

Oct. 4

  • 1:40 a.m. SR 10 Loop and Ga. Highway 316

Control Burns

Oct. 5

  • 8:28 p.m., Oconee Connector and Jennings Mill Parkway

Oct. 6

  • 7:34 p.m., 1200 Block Crooked Creek Road

Oct. 7

  • 1:17 p.m., Allens Way
  • 7:15 p.m., 1000 Block Woodlands Road
  • 8:15 p.m. 1040 Beverly Drive

Illegal Control Fire

Sept. 25

  • 6:17 p.m., 2060 Epps Bridge Parkway – Lot 74

Sept. 27

  • 7:45 p.m., 1140 Travis Drive

Mulch Pile Fire

Sept. 24

  • 8:16 p.m., 5871 Macon Highway – Houseman Pest Control

Natural Gas Line Ruptured

Oct. 5

  • 11:36 a.m., Liberty Way

Smoke Scare

Sept. 26

  • 8:38 p.m., SR 10 Loop and Epps Bridge Parkway Area

Tree on Utility Lines

Oct. 1

  • 5:13 p.m., Still Road

Tree Logs Fire

Sept. 25

  • 1:23 p.m., Lumpkin Branch Road

Vehicle Fire

Sept. 26

  • 11:41 a.m., 2680 Salem Road

Water Leak

Oct. 4

  • 3:16 a.m., 1060 Campbellton Place

There were a total of 70 medical emergencies over the last two weeks. All information was provided by Oconee County Fire Rescue.

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