Hwy 58 Fire Dept Station Out Of Service After Accident Damages Building
Hamilton County (Press Release) – Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 at 5402 TN-58 Hwy will be temporarily out of service due to an accident that occurred Tuesday night. At 7:30 p.m., during their monthly training, a firefighter was driving an engine out of the garage when the truck’s side door malfunctioned, opened on its own and caught the top of the garage door and destroyed the front of the fire station. No injuries reported.
Damages to the fire engine and the fire station are unknown at this time. Hamilton County Engineering, Risk Management, and Maintenance will be assessing the damage today. Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department are on automatic Mutual Aid for any fire calls in the area of Birchwood and Georgetown area for Highway 58 Station 2.