Oconee County firefighters responded to a rubbish fire at Moreland Heights Drive at 5:49 p.m. on Feb. 1.
A 20’x 20’ area of mattresses and trash piled up in the woods was burning approximately 150 feet from nearest residence, according to administrative assistant Lara Crowe.
The property owner is unknown, she said.
Oconee County Fire and Rescue also answered the following calls last week:
- 12:53 p.m., 1130 Summit Oaks Drive
- 1:15 p.m., 1081 Rocky Branch Rd. – North Oconee High School
- 8:52 a.m., Ga. Highway 316 and US Highway 78
- 7:57 a.m., Cliff Dawson Road and Moss Creek Drive
- 6:22 p.m., Oconee Connector near Epps Bridge Parkway
- 8:20 a.m., 1500 Block Hillcrest Drive
- 3:07 p.m., Monroe Highway and Ruth Jackson Road
- 6:11 p.m., Epps Bridge Parkway and Dowdy Road
- 6:04 p.m., Mars Hill Road and DaAndra Drive
Missing Person Search
- 5:54 p.m., Sagefield Drive
Natural Gas Odor in Area
- 8:34 p.m., White Oak Drive
- 8:20 a.m., 228 Osceola Avenue
Smoke Odor in House
- 5:05 p.m., 1464 Greenleffe Drive
- 9:26 p.m., 2411 Oliver Bridge Road
- 5:40 p.m., Mars Hill Road and Tarpley Court Area
Tree on Power Lines
- 6:36 p.m., 121 North Main Street
There were a total of 41 medical emergencies last week. All information was provided by Oconee County Fire Rescue.