Whitefield FD, along with three other stations, responded to a house fire at 4:40 AM on August 24. Whitefield firefighters, assisted by Piercetown FD, Broadway FD and Hopewell FD extinguished the fire at a home on Stringer Rd. The cause of fire has not been determined.
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.