2019-01-16 / For The Record

Burke EMA report

The Burke County Emergency Management Agency responded to 83 patients’ calls during the past week. Of those, 63 resulted in transports, including 39 to Augusta hospitals. Thirty nine of the transports were determined to be emergencies and 24 were non-emergent.

The agency also answered 14 fire calls during the week. They included two brush/grass fires, one camper/RV fire; one outside equipment fire; one public service call; six recues; one structure fire, one unauthorized burn and one vehicle fire.

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