Fire

GCDC
July 26, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Something must be bad if a person sets fire to their own property. 63 year old Garrie Ernest Henderson has been arrested with Arson Second Degree. Greenville County Sheriffs' Office Deputies were called to Mountain Creek Road in Honea Path after Henderson set fire to his home, barn, vehicle and...
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July 04, 2019 - 9:16 am
UPDATE: Fire fighters are still working to extinguish the fire at the Peeler Rug building. So far, according to Fire Chief Billy Bishop, nearly 1.2 million gallons of water has been used. DHEC is on call to monitor air quality. At this time it is deemed safe. Early this morning in Cherokee County,...
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Truck fire, 85 southbound in Greenville County
Image: Joseph McCartney
April 17, 2019 - 2:22 pm
A tractor-trailer fire shut down all lanes of traffic on Interstate 85 in Greenville County earlier today. Image courtesy Joseph McCartney It happened on the southbound side of the highway around mile marker 52, which is just north of the 85/385 interchange and near all the Gateway Project...
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February 01, 2019 - 12:01 pm
The fire broke out around 7:00 a.m. at Clemson's Snow Family Outdoor Fitness and Wellness Center -- still known to many as the old "Y" barn -- across the lake from the stadium Seneca firefighters helped the University's department tamp out the blaze which destroyed the hundred year old structure...
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Evan Smith
January 08, 2019 - 2:47 pm
Officials say three firefighters were hurt while battling a home fire in Berkeley County. Berkeley County officials said the firefighters should recover from their injuries. Authorities say two firefighters were trapped when the front wall of the Monck’s Corner Home collapsed on them as they fought...
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December 06, 2018 - 10:14 am
One person was airlifted to Augusta Burn Center after a house fire in Spartanburg County Wednesday Night. Several fire departments respond to the fire, which occurred on Benjamin Mays Drive near Thurgood Marshall Road. 5 people were believed to be in the house when the fire began, but only one...
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Oconee County Emergency Services
Seth Stokes
July 06, 2018 - 1:59 pm
Around 11:10 am today, Firefighters were alerted to a reported home fire in the 800 block of Wilderness Road in the Fair Play community. Crews arrived within minutes to fire coming from the rear of the home. Flames were brought under control in 10 minutes. The occupant was at home at the time of...
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Lee Rogers
May 14, 2018 - 1:25 pm
Anderson County firefighters were called to the scene of a fire at Portman Shoals Marina just after noon today. A large plume of black smoke rose over the marina on the shores of Lake Hartwell in Anderson County on the South Carolina and Georgia state line. Social media postings showed several...
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Seth Stokes
April 09, 2018 - 9:51 am
A person has died after a fire broke out in Anderson County Monday morning. Around 4:45 a.m., firefighters were called out to a mobile home in Honea Path. One person escaped and firefighters were told that someone was possibly trapped in the home. Responders found the deceased shortly after the...
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Seth Stokes
March 09, 2018 - 9:16 am
This morning a fire broke out at the Plantations at Haywood Apartments near the Haywood Mall. An update from GFD PIO Tristan Johnson I spoke with a resident of one of the units. Resident.mp3 The resident has sense been reunited with her feline friend.
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