2018-02-07 / For The Record

Burke County EMA report

The Burke County Emergency Management Agency responded to 110 patients' calls the week of Jan. 29-Feb. 4. Of those calls, 84 resulted in transports. Forty-four patients were transported to Augusta. Forty-nine of the calls were determined to be emergencies and 35 were non-emergent.

The agency also answered 32 fire calls during the week. They included one authorized burn, seven brush/grass fires, one fire/ smoke alarm, two outside trash fires, 15 rescues, one vehicle fire, two public service calls and three unclassified calls.

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