Vienna, GAwgxa.tv

Multiple agencies respond to Vienna house fire

VIENNA, Ga -- The Vienna Fire Department along with the Pinehurst Fire Department and Dooly State Prison Fire Department responded to a home on Foundry Street that was 50 percent engulfed around 7:00 a.m. Both the home and vehicle were on fire. Crews were able to extinguish the fire quickly...
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Cordele, GACordele Dispatch

Motorcycle accident turned into a fatality

Georgia State Patrol troopers from the Valdosta post came to Cordele to gather. evidence to determine the cause of a motorcycle accident Thursday at 7:35 pm. Adonis Smith of Cordele was killed when he lost control at the entry to the 24th Ave. bridge that crosses over the Norfolk Southern...
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Vienna, GAwgxa.tv

Cars being salvaged for scrap metal catch on fire at Vienna business

VIENNA, Ga. -- Vienna Fire Department responded to a commercial fire on Shiloh Road. The department says that when they arrived to the scene at around 4:00 p.m. they discovered multiple vehicles on fire. They say the vehicles were being salvaged for scrap metal at the business. The firefighters used...
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Wilcox crash splits car into two pieces

A one-car Wilcox County crash left an automobile torn in half. The car was traveling north Saturday around 11 am, on U.S. Highway 129. As he approached Ga. Hwy. 233, the driver lost control and hit a tree, splitting the auto in two pieces. Witnesses said the driver left the scene and went to the Wilcox EMS on his own to report it. The driver had non-life threatening injuries. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash.
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Pedestrian hit, killed on Hawkinsville Road in Macon

MACON, Ga. — A pedestrian was hit and killed on Hawkinsville Road Saturday evening. According to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 10:25 p.m. in the 5500 block of Hawkinsville Road. The release says a vehicle was traveling south on Hawkinsville Road when the driver suddenly saw a...
Macon, GA41nbc.com

Man hit, killed on Hawkinsville Road Saturday night

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A pedestrian was hit and killed in the 5500 block of Hawkinsville Road (just south of Houston Road) in Macon Saturday night. A Bibb County Sheriff’s Office news release said it happened just before 10:30. A female driver told deputies she suddenly saw a man, identified...
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Cordele, GAWALB 10

Cordele woman killed in accidental fire

CORDELE, Ga. (WALB) - A woman died in a house fire Monday in Cordele, according to a press release from the Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King. Along with Commissioner King, arson investigators were called to a residential fire fatality on Highway 280 in Crisp County.
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Crisp fatal fire victim identified

CORDELE, GA – Investigators with the Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John King say 56 year old Sherry Duncan of Cordele died in Tuesday’s early morning fire on Highway 280 in Crisp County. Firefighters responded to the blaze shortly after 6am and found the single story structure fully...
Cordele, GAsouthgatv.com

Fatal Crisp house fire under investigation

CORDELE, GA – Investigators with the State Fire Marshal’s Office are on the scene of an early morning house fire that proved deadly. Authorities have yet to identify the victim in this morning’s blaze in the 3000 block of Highway 280. Crisp County Fire & Rescue, Crisp EMS as well...
Chester, GAtribuneledgernews.com

Chester man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle crash

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Vienna, GAWALB 10

Crisp, Dooly first responders rescue injured driver

VIENNA, Ga. (WALB) - An air ambulance helicopter landed on a major highway Monday morning to take an injured motorist for medical care. Crisp County Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a possible vehicle fire on Interstate 75 Monday morning at 08:22. Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived on the scene and radioed that fortunately, there was no fire, but that a vehicle ran off the roadway into some tree line, with an occupant entrapped in the vehicle.
Pinehurst, GACordele Dispatch

Semi fire on I-75

Pinehurst and Vienna firefighters worked to try to contain a tractor trailer fire on northbound Interstate Highway 75 at Findley Road. Three separate explosions could be heard as the fire began. Dooly County EMS director said the exact cause of the fire hasn’t been determined, however, he said the fire began in the engine compartment. It was unknown what the truck was carrying. Photo by Neil McGahee.
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GSP: Telfair County teen dies following Wheeler County UTV crash

ALAMO, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Telfair County teenager died Sunday following a utility terrain vehicle crash in Wheeler County. Georgia State Patrol identified the victim as 16-year-old Paulette McLeod of Lumber City. GSP says a 2021 Polaris Ranger was traveling north on Wheat Road around 2:15 p.m. when it struck...
Cochran, GAwgxa.tv

Woman killed in Cochran house fire

COCHRAN, Ga -- One woman is dead after a house fire in Bleckley County. Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced that the fire back on Tuesday, April 27 had killed one. It happened along Randall Road in Cochran. “The victim was found inside a bedroom after the...
Cochran, GAgriceconnect.com

Cochran, Georgia Man Killed in I-16 Crash Thursday Morning

A Cochran, Georgia man was killed in a single car crash on the westbound lane of I-16 at mile marker 123 in Bulloch County Thursday, April 22. Bulloch 911 dispatched emergency services to the I-16 crash around 8 am. Upon arrival they found a victim entrapped in a heavily damaged Chevy Impala in a wooded area off the shoulder of the interstate.
Pineview, GAWRDW-TV

Crop duster pilot killed in crash south of Macon

PINEVIEW, Ga. (AP) — The pilot of a crop dusting plane was killed in a crash in Georgia. Wilcox County Emergency Management Agency Director Larry Brown said it happened about 9 a.m. Tuesday, about four miles outside of the town of Pineview. WMAZ-TV reports Brown said it appears the pilot...
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Crop duster pilot killed in crash in Georgia

PINEVIEW, Ga. (AP) — The pilot of a crop dusting plane was killed Tuesday in a crash in Georgia. It happened about 9 a.m. about four miles outside of the town of Pineview, Wilcox County Emergency Management Agency Director Larry Brown said. Brown said it appears the pilot hit a...