Kings County fire lines: June 24

John Decoste
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Fire Lines

 June 13

5:23 p.m., Kentville firefighters responded to a report of a single vehicle rollover on South Bishop Road in Coldbrook. On their arrival, they found a dump truck that had been carrying sand had lost control and rolled over.

It was determined that a quantity of diesel fuel was leaking out of one of two fuel tanks, so the Kings County Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Emergency Response team from Kentville, New Minas and Wolfville was dispatched to the scene at 5:41 p.m.

The HazMat team finished draining both tanks and cleaned up the spill. The entire exercise took several hours to complete.

 

June 15

3:15 a.m., New Minas firefighters responded to a report of a flood condition on Bonavista Avenue, New Minas.

12:30 p.m., New Minas firefighters responded to a report of garbage on fire behind Staples in New Minas.

1:27 p.m., New Minas firefighters responded to a stove on fire inside Cora’s Restaurant in New Minas. The fire was extinguished with some damage to the stove.

5:21 p.m.,Waterville and District firefighters responded to a stove fire at a residence in Prospect. It turned out to be cooking-related.

 

 

June 17

1 a.m., Port Williams firefighters responded to a possible structure fire on Church Street. With the help of mutual aid from Greenwich, which sent a tanker to the scene, the fire was able to be knocked down fairly quickly.

3:17 p.m., Waterville and District firefighters responded to a report of a single-vehicle collision on Black Rock Road, Black Rock.  On their arrival, they found a motorcycle had left the road and went down an embankment, landing on the lawn of a residence. The driver of the bike was transported to hospital in Kentville with suspected leg injuries.

11:49 p.m., Kentville firefighters responded to a report of an electrical smell on Pinecrest Drive in Centreville.

Organizations: Kings County Hazardous Materials

Geographic location: New Minas, Kentville, South Bishop Road Coldbrook Black Rock Road Bonavista Avenue Port Williams Church Street Greenwich Centreville

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