40 people without homes after massive Duluth apartment fire

DULUTH — Gwinnett County fire officials say 40 people are without homes after a major fire at a Duluth apartment complex Friday. Firefighters responded at 5:30 p.m. to a resident’s report of an apartment fire at the Bridgewater Apartments at 2600 Ridge

Three people displaced after Easter morning fire

BUFORD — Firefighters extinguished a fire early Easter morning on Craig Drive in Buford. Crews found heavy smoke showing from the single-story modular home at 3:08 a.m. The scene was declared under control at 3:55 a.m. There was no one home at

36 people without homes after Lawrenceville apartment fire

Firefighters responded at 6:31 a.m. Sunday morning to a neighbor’s report of an apartment fire at the Anzio Apartment Homes located at 3100 Sweetwater Road in Lawrenceville. The 911 caller said there was smoke coming from the neighbor’s apartment in Building 18.

Fatal fire kills Snellville woman and three children

SNELLVILLE — An early morning fire killed a Snellville woman and three children Saturday morning. Firefighters responded to a police officer’s report that a trailer was on fire on the 4200 block of Smokecreek Parkway in Snellville. Upon their arrival, fire crews

Gwinnett firefighters save dog from burning house

DACULA — Firefighters in Gwinnett County saved a pet dog from a burning home Sunday night. The late night blaze caused heavy damage to a home on Back Creek Chase in Dacula. Flames were engulfing the back of the house and shooting

Three dead after early morning house fire in Athens

ATHENS — Three people are dead after an early morning house fire in Athens, fire officials say. Fire crews were dispatched to a reported structure fire on Spring Valley Road at 3:27 a.m. Wednesday. A neighbor had called 911 and said the

Hall County gets brand new fire trucks

Eight new fire trucks and a new ladder truck will arrive in Hall County this week. Hall County Fire and Emergency Services personnel will begin training on the new equipment Tuesday at Fire Station 7. “We are excited about the arrival of

Pets die in Woodstock house fire

WOODSTOCK — A Woodstock homeowner lost several pets in a house fire last night, according to the Woodstock Fire Department. The Woodstock Fire Department and the Cherokee County Fire Department responded to a structure fire at a home in Buckingham Place in

20 people displaced after Christmas night apartment fire

PEACHTREE CORNERS — Gwinnett County Fire officials say 20 residents have been displaced after fire damaged their apartment complex in the overnight hours on Christmas. The fire occurred at an apartment unit on Beverly Glen Village Lane in Peachtree Corners. Firefighters responded

Cat dies in Valdosta house fire

VALDOSTA — On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, the Valdosta Fire Department responded to a house fire on Springhill Drive. The call was received from dispatch at 11:35 p.m. Firefighters arrived on the scene in under five minutes to find heavy fire coming from

79-year-old Georgia woman dies in house fire

MACON — A 79-year-old woman is dead today after a fire destroyed her home just before 1 a.m. The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office and Macon-Bibb County Fire Department responded to a house fire on Meadowbrook Drive early Saturday morning. Firefighters found 79-year-old

Fire destroys Gwinnett County Home

LAWRENCEVILLE — A fire ravaged a home in Lawrenceville early Saturday morning, fully engulfing the structure. Gwinnett County firefighters responded this morning to a resident of the home’s report of a house fire on the 500 block of Shoal Circle, in Lawrenceville.

Barbecue restaurant in Valdosta catches fire

VALDOSTA — Smoke engulfed a barbecue restaurant in Valdosta Monday night. Firefighters responded to the fire at It’s All Good BBQ at 118 West MLK. Jr Drive just after 11:50 p.m. The first fire unit arrived to find heavy smoke extending from