Whitefield firefighters responded to a two-car accident on Highway 29 N at Opt Rd on August 21. Traffic on Highway 29 N was briefly at a standstill while firefighters assisted EMS with packaging and loading patients.
Engine 22, Engine 22-1 and Grass 22-1 responded to a report of a control burn threatening an outbuilding on August 21. Upon arrival, firefighters extinguished the control burn to prevent further damage to adjacent properties.
Whitefield and West Pelzer firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire on August 15. Upon arrival, firefighters quickly extinguished a small fire in a room of the mobile home that resulted from a radio-controlled airplane “flight box” overheating and catching fire while the battery was being charged.
Whitefield firefighters responded to Anderson Highway August 8th for a reported motor vehicle accident with vehicle fire. Upon arrival, firefighters quickly extinguished a vehicle fire. The driver escaped the vehicle unharmed.