Cherokee County Fire
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Firefighters Train in Heavy Extrication

The heavy extrication class was held this week at the Cherokee County Fire Training Center.
The heavy extrication class was held this week at the Cherokee County Fire Training Center. (click image for slideshow)
September 20, 2018 | Firefighters with Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services have been training in heavy extrication this week at the county’s fire training center. Firefighters were taught different techniques for dealing with vehicles in unusual positions as well as an introduction into large/heavy vehicle extrication. Firefighters were also shown alternative techniques that may be useful when operating on an unusual extrication scene. ... (read complete story)

John Weaver, from Mauldin's Body Shop, was one of the instructors.
John Weaver, from Mauldin's Body Shop, was one of the instructors.
Another scenario at the training center show a transfer truck on top of a car.
Another scenario at the training center show a transfer truck on top of a car.
The heavy extrication class was held for two days at the training center.
The heavy extrication class was held for two days at the training center.
Burn Permits
THERE IS A BURN BAN IN EFFECT IN CHEROKEE COUNTY. The ban is in effect from May 1, 2018 through September 30, 2018. The only burning allowed are: Recreation fires and Agriculture burns. If there are any questions please contact Cherokee County Fire Marshal's Office or the Georgia Forestry Commission.

1-877-652-2876

Learn more about obtaining a burn permit in your area.

Safe Kids Cherokee County offers free Child Safety Seat Inspections.

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