Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 will be temporarily out of service due to an accident that occurred Tuesday night. It happened on Highway 58 around 7:30 p.m., officials said 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. The front of the fire station was destroyed forcing service to come to a temporary halt.
Damages to the fire engine and the fire station are unknown at this time. No injuries reported. Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department will aid the community with emergency fire calls in the area of Birchwood and Georgetown area for Highway 58