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Monday, January 13, 2020

Public Safety Log for 01-13-2020

Firefighters check the morning briefing map for the overnight progress of wildfires. The photo was taken November 9, 2016, at the USFS Command Center at the Industrial Park in Macon County.


Carrion Tree Service is underwriting Macon Media for today. they are a fully licensed and insured tree service, specializing in dangerous tree removal, view clearing, pruning, and crane services with a 24 Hour emergency response.

Their phone number is 371-4718.

They can handle all your tree removal needs in good or bad weather.

Public Safety Log for 01-13-2020

12:34am Medical Transport Franklin EMS

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Here are the latest numbers of outages in Macon County and the Carolinas:

Duke Energy Macon County: 40 active outage locations with 162

Duke Energy CAROLINAS: 118 active outage locations with 843 customers w/o service.

11:01am Medical Transport Franklin EMS

11:02am Medical Call Franklin EMS/MCSO

11:57am Medical Transport Franklin EMS

2:32pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/Franklin VFD

2:58pm Medical Call Nantahala EMS/Mountain Valley VFD

• Injury at Nantahala School

2:59pm Medical Call Nantahala VFD (toned out to previous call)

3:25pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/Franklin VFD

• fall injury at Dialysis Center

3:42pm Medical Call Franklin EMS

4:01pm Fire Alarm Cullasaja VFD

6:30pm Fire Investigation Otto VFD

• Caller reported large fire near South Tryphosa Road. Was a controlled burn.

6:59pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/Franklin VFD (DOA)

7:05pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/West Macon VFD/MCSO

7:49pm Medical Call Franklin EMS

8:02pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/Clarks Chapel VFD

8:31pm Medical Call Franklin EMS/Cowee VFD/MCSO

• male struck by vehicle and drug on the ground on Cody Road. Suspect not on the scene.

11:46pm Medical Call Franklin EMS

Published at 4:20am on Monday, January 13, 2020 and updated as needed.