FANNIN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY 181 Church Street Blue Ridge 706-632-1958.
Robert Graham, Director
Report Period: Dec 9 thru Dec 15, 2013
Total Calls answered by 911 Center (including non-emergency) 1437
The following figures represent emergency calls dispatched
Law Enforcement (cities & county) 364
• McCaysville Ambulance 19
• Blue Ridge Ambulance 31
• Morganton Ambulance 19
*Above EMS numbers do not include non-emergency calls or transfers to other (out of town) hospitals.
Sunshine Valley Rd
Dispatched 01:51 Arrived 01:59 Cleared 03:26
Dispatched to the above location for the report of a house fire. First arriving units found single story wood frame structure with light smoke showing from the roof, no flames. Tenant had most of fire extinguished when fire fighters arrived on scene. Other incoming units were cancelled. Fire appeared to have started near stove pipe. Used TIC (Thermal imaging camera) to locate any hot spots. Used a water can to extinguish hot spots. After the fire was determined to be out, used a piece of backer-board to cover hole.
Engine 1 Medic 1 Air & Light 11 fire fighters responded to the call.
Larry Thomas, Fire / Rescue Chief, EMA Deputy Director