Oconee Fire and Rescue Responds to Accident Involving Big Rig

A summary of calls Oconee County Fire Rescue answered during the week ending on Dec. 30, 2012.

On Dec. 29 at 8:51 p.m., Oconee County Fire and Rescue personnel were dispatched to the scene of an accident at Ga. Highway 316 and Jimmy Daniel Road. The Oconee Enterprise reported an 18-wheeler rear-ended another vehicle causing injury to one person.

The Fire Department also answered the following calls last week:

Alarm Activations

Dec. 26

  • 3:39 a.m., 2080 Hog Mountain Road – CVS Pharmacy
  • 11:28 a.m., 2131 Hog Mountain Road – Dickey’s BBQ


  • 7:13 a.m.,9:08 a.m.,  2230 Hog Mountain Rd. – Oconee Elementary

CO2 Alarm Activation

Dec. 24

  • 2:14 a.m., 2328 Whitlow Creek Drive

Smoke Odor in Home

Dec. 30

  • 9:30 p.m., 1150 Twin Lakes Road

Tree on Power Line

Dec. 26

  • 11:56 a.m., Rocky Branch Road near Old Waverly Way

Tree on Utility Line

Dec. 28

  • 5:00 p.m., 129 Harden Hill Road

There were a total of 44 medical emergencies last week. All information was provided by Oconee County Fire Rescue.

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