2017-10-04 / For The Record

Burke County EMA report

The Burke County Emergency Management Agency responded to 84 patients' calls the week of Sept. 25-Oct. 1.

Of those calls, 63 were transported. Forty-six transports were to Augusta hospitals and two were to the Emanuel County Hospital.

Forty of the calls were determined to be emergencies and 23 were non-emergent.

The agency also responded to 20 fire calls during the week. They included three brush/grass fires, one fire/ smoke alarm, one public service call, 11 rescues, one structure fire, one vehicle fire, one woods fire and one call was unspecified.

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