Archive for April 13th, 2015

Green Mountain: Motor Vehicle Accident on North NC197

Report of a motor vehicle accident on North NC197 at the intersection of Toe River. Medical mutual aid emergency response requested by Yancey County.  Reported as a vehicle over the embankment. There are three patients, two that are walking-wounded, and one that has chest pains. 

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Bakersville: Convulsions on Dawn Court

Report of a person having convulsions on Dawn Court. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 34 year old female who has been seizing but is breathing is okay and needs transported to Mission Hospital. Return call indicates she is actively seizing.  She has had multiple seizures. 

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South Toe: Structure Fire on Barking Dog Lane

Report of a structure fire on Barking Dog Lane. Fire department mutual aid response requested for Yancey County.

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Estatoe: Trespasser on Crabtree Road

Report of a trespasser on Crabtree Road. County law enforcement response requested. 

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Fire Department Announcements for April 13, 2015

Parkway Fire and Rescue, you will have an officer’s meeting tonight at 1800 hours, and a business meeting tonight at 1900. Both meetings will be at Station 2. Bradshaw Fire Department, you will have a meeting tonight at 1900 at Station 12. All departments, EMS con-ed will be tonight at 1830 hours at Bakersville Station 3.

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Spruce Pine: Fire Alarm Activation at Spruce Pine Methodist Church

Report of a fire alarm activation on South NC226 at the Spruce Pine Methodist Church. Fire department response requested.  Update: Alarm company advised false alarm, workers on scene accidentally set off the alarm. Fire department personnel has verified the false alarm and is back in service. 

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Grassy Creek: Motor Vehicle Accident at KFC

Report of a motor vehicle accident on South NC226 at KFC. City law enforcement response requested.  Reported as a red Ford Explorer and black pickup truck. 

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Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report for the period of March 29 through April 12, 2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.   RODNEY RICHARDSON JR., no age given, of 121 Kent Street, Black Mountain, N.C. Arrested for assault on a female by Deputy J.K. Silver. Being held in jail for 48 hours on Domestic Violence. He is schedule to appear in court on May 13, 2015. EARL DAVIE BURLESON, age 43, of 14194 Hwy. 226 South, Spruce Pine, N.C. arrested for assault with a deadly weapon and injury to personal property by deputy J.K. Silver. Being held in jail on a $3000.00 secured bond. He is schedule to appear in court […]

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Weather Forecast for Monday, April 13, 2015

Today Rain likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog after 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.  Tonight Showers. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 54. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

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