Congratulations goes to several members. Firefighter Denise Taylor graduated from college, Jr Firefighter Cameron Triplett becomes a freshman and Firefifhter Matthew Corbett received his EMT Intermedi...
The Jenkins Fire Department had the yearly awards dinner on Dec 17, 2018. Awards given included 5 yr service to Roy Triplett and Matt Anderson, 10 yr service to Matthew Corbett, 15 year to Elijah Davi...
1) Firefighters responded to Brick Street with Engine 9 to a rubbish fire. Firefighters extinguished the fire. 2) Firefighters responded to an EMS call in Hardees parking lot on Main Street. Firefighters checked the patient and history taken.
1) Firefighters had just returned from the last call on 7/03 when they were requested to respond with police to Moutain Breeze Apartments in reference to an EMS call. On arrival the patient was OK and no aid was needed.
1) Firefighters responded to an early medical call on Dotty Lane. Firefighters rendered aid until EMS arrived. Firefighters assisted in loading patient and then escorting patients' members to the hospital.
Notified of a vehicle accident on HWY 805 at the Horseshoe Curve. When leaving the station, the fire department had a cancel page. Police had arrived on the scene and had the fire dept cancelled. 2) Notified of a emergency medical call at Mountain Breeze.
1) Firefighters responded to a smell of smoke in the Dollar General Store. Firefighters utilized the thermal imaging camera to check the building. Nothing was found. Clerk was advised if the smell increased to contact the fire department.
Firefighters responded to Dairy Hollow to the Headstart Building to multiple alarms sounded. On arrival it was found out that the alarm service was checking the alrms. Everything was OK and Engine 9 and 20 returned to station.
Jenkins FIrefighters responded to a two vehicle accident on US 23 late on Thrus night. On arrival firefighters found a coal truck and a van. EMS was treating the patient and firefighters placed oil pads down to prevent a leak in the van to go anywhere.
Firefighters responded to a two vehicle accident on HWY 805 near Wrigfhts' Hollow. On arrival firefighter assisted EMS with one driver and cleaned debree out of roadway. Firefighters assisted with traffic control until vehicle was cleared from roadway.
Firefighters were called to an EMS call in Number 1 Bottom . On arrival friefighters checked the patient and monitored the patient until EMS arrived. Firefighters assisted EMS in loading the patient for transport.
Engine 20 responded to Barn Hill to a smoke scare. A neighbor had smelled smoke and was worried. The neighbor had kicked the breaker before arrival. Firefighters used a thermal imaging camera to check the structure for fire but nothing was found.