Tag Archives: West Pelzer Fire Dept

Old River Road accident

West Pelzer firefighters along with Pelzer EMS await state troopers at the scene of a rollover accident on Saturday morning. The car was traveling east on Old River Road when it left the roadway and overturned. Neither the driver nor passenger were injured. (Photo by David Rogers)

Three injured – Hwy. 29

Three people were injured a a three vehicle accident on Wednesday evening at the intersection of Highway 29 and Welcome Road. Whitefield firefighters had to cut the door from one of the vehicles to remove the driver. Two drivers and a passenger in one of the vehicles were injured and transported by Medshore Ambulance Service. West Pelzer firefighters also assisted.

West Pelzer house fire

West Pelzer and Cheddar firefighters work at the scene of a house fire Friday night. When firefighters arrived smoke was coming from the home. The fire was apparently confined to a clothes dryer and laundry room. Pelzer EMS stood by as a precaution until firefighters cleared the scene. (Photo by David Rogers)

Escaped serious injury – rollover accident

One person escaped serious injury after a rollover accident on Thursday night. The accident happened on Ballard Road between US 29 and SC 8. West Pelzer firefighters along with Medshore Ambulance Service responded to the call. State troopers investigated the wreck. (Photo by David Rogers)

Two vehicle accident – Hwy 8

A van and tractor trailer collided Sunday night on Highway 8 near Johnson Road. West Pelzer firefighters responded and closed the highway while Pelzer EMS paramedics worked at the scene. State troopers investigated the wreck. (Photo by David Rogers)

Two vehicle accident – Hwy. 8

West Pelzer firefighters work at the scene of a two vehicle accident on Friday night on Highway 8 near the Greenville county line. A car apparently crossed the center line and struck a pickup truck that had a trailer and tractor in tow. Pelzer EMS responded to the wreck but no one went to the hospital. (Photo by David Rogers)

House fire – Ellison Lake Road

Firefighters prepare to extinguish a house fire Saturday night on Ellison Lake Road at Sweet Gum Circle. When firefighters arrived minutes after receiving the call flames were coming through the roof and other parts of the home. The elderly couple living there were able to get out on their own and were not injured. Whitefield, West Pelzer, and Piercetown firefighters responded to the call. Medshore Ambulance Service stood by as firefighters fought the blaze. (Photo by David Rogers)

Apartment fire – West Pelzer

Whitefield and West Pelzer firefighters work at the scene of an apartment fire Saturday afternoon. The fire was quickly extinguished by first arriving firefighters with a garden hose. Firefighters removed smoke from the apartment. One person was treated at the scene by Medshore Ambulance Service. (Photo by David Rogers)

 

Accident at Lee Steam Plant

A Medshore ambulance leaves Lee Steam Plant Wednesday after a contract worker was rescued. The worker, who had safety gear on, fell and was suspended in the air. West Pelzer firefighters, the Anderson Technical Rescue Team, Medshore Ambulance Service, Pelzer EMS, and South Greenville firefighters responded. The victim was transported to an area hospital after being rescued. (Photo by David Rogers)

Two vehicle accident – Beaverdam Rd

West Pelzer firefighters assist Medshore Ambulance Service personnel at the scene of a two vehicle accident on Tuesday night. A sport utility vehicle was rear ended by another on Beaverdam Road near McAlister Road. The injured were taken to an area hospital. (Photo by David Rogers)

Rescue workers search Saluda River

Rescue workers gathered Tuesday night searching for a man presumed drowned in the Saluda River in Pelzer. Clothing was found near the river bank at the upper boat ramp leading neighbors to think someone was missing in the river. West Pelzer firefighters along with Anderson and Greenville technical rescue teams responded as well as Pelzer EMS. The subject was located about an hour later on dry land. (Photo by David Rogers)

Three injured – Mill Street

Three people were injured on Friday afternoon in a near head on collision on Mill Street in W. Pelzer. West Pelzer firefighters and Pelzer EMS responded to the call. EMS transported the three injured to an area hospital. (Photo by David Rogers)

Two vehicle accident – Hwy. 29

West Pelzer firefighters and Medshore paramedics work at the scene of an accident on Highway 29 near Ballard Road on Saturday. The driver of the car was taken to an area hospital after his car was struck in the rear. No one else was injured. (Photo by David Rogers)

Chase ends with entrapment – Old River Road

Pelzer EMS personnel along with West Pelzer firefighters work to free the driver of a truck after it was struck by another truck that was being pursued by police. The driver of the green truck backed into an Anderson police car before fleeing. The chase ended on Old River Road near Bryant Road. Both pickup truck drivers were entrapped and were transported by EMS to the hospital. (Photo by David Rogers)

 

Single vehicle accident – Lee Steam Plant Rd.

 

A West Pelzer firefighter walks past a wrecked pickup truck on Tuesday night. The truck struck a deer on Lee Steam Plant Road before leaving the roadway and striking a tree. The driver was checked by Medshore Ambulance Service personnel but was not transported to the hospital. (Photo by David Rogers)

 

 

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