Stories tagged with: South Zanesville Fire Department

August 9, 2013 - 4:51pm
36 weeks 1 day ago

Community Ambulance, Newton Township and the South Zanesville Fire Department responded to the scene of an accident just after 10 a.m. on Friday. According to Trooper Samuel Hendricks of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a Zanesville woman was pulling out of a hair salon when she failed to stop and struck a car on Maysville Pike.

Trooper Hendricks explained, "Marlene Parish from Zanesville, Ohio was pulling out of the Studio 22 Salon and it looked like it might have been a medical...

June 27, 2013 - 8:46pm
42 weeks 2 days ago

Crews responded to a fire around 6:30 Thursday evening.

The blaze started at a structure behind the Zane Food Mart off of Linden Avenue. The Zanesville Fire Department responded to the scene. The Assistant Chief says he has an idea of what might have caused the fire.

"Right after that thunderstorm came through we were on a couple of other calls when we got a call that lightening struck and a building was on fire at this address, " said Assistant Chief Dave Huey.

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June 27, 2013 - 5:57pm
42 weeks 2 days ago

The South Zanesville Fire Department responded to a house fire at 2058 Chewelah Ave. in the area of Dearborn Street around 2:15 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The two occupants of the house were inside when the fire started.

"I was in the kitchen doing dishes. My husband's in the living room sleeping and I head something 'pop.' I thought something might have fell and broke. And I went around the house to see if I can find what's going on and I couldn't find nothing and all of a sudden...

June 2, 2013 - 12:04am
45 weeks 6 days ago

Fire erupted at the Ming Jiang Grill Buffet at 2710 Maysville Pike Saturday evening, destroying the Chinese restaurant.

According to South Zanesville firefighter, Andy James, his department was alerted to the blaze around 5:30 pm. Once they arrived to the scene there were flames and heavy smoke showing from the roof and rear of the fully evolved structure. Everyone inside was able to escape uninjured.

"There were workers, some families eating dinner at about 5:30 pm we...

May 30, 2013 - 4:47pm
46 weeks 2 days ago

The South Zanesville Fire Department is hoping to have a big crowd on Sunday because they need to raise about $20,000 by next January for a new high-band system that is required by the county.

"This will be our 52nd year of having our Annual Chicken Barbecue. Our barbecue actually starts at 11:00 a.m. until we run out of chickens," said Russell Taylor, a firefighter for the South Zanesville Fire Department.

Seven dollars will get you half of a chicken, homemade...

May 4, 2013 - 10:01am
50 weeks 16 hours ago

The Zanesville Fire Department responded to call about a house fire at 1:14 a.m. this morning at 1205 Greenwood Ave.

According to the Zanesville Fire Department,  the fire started after an occupant in the house was fueling a generator inside his home. There were two occupants in the house at the time of the fire. One person was MedFlighted to a hospital in Columbus to be treated for burns and smoke inhalation. No names are being released at this time...

April 26, 2013 - 6:31pm
51 weeks 1 day ago

Friday was the ceremony dedicating part of the highway to U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Lester "Buddy" Kinney II, who was killed in 2004 during Operation Iraqi Freedom. The dedication ceremony was held in the fire hall at the South Zanesville Fire Department where Buddy's family, friends and local officials spoke on his behalf.

"It's just an honor that I had an opportunity to be a part of this naming in honor of Buddy because Buddy is a real hero; him and his family. That's...

April 3, 2013 - 6:39pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

Fire erupted at 3720 Coopermill Road around 4 p.m. this afternoon destroying a local family's home

Four fire departments from South Zanesville, Newton Township, Falls Township And National Trails are still working on putting out hot spots at the residence between Old Coopermill And Pinkerton Lane.

Newton Fire Department Chief Allen Deaver said, "At about 4:08 this evening the Sheriffs Department received a call from a neighbor saying they were seeing fire through the roof of...

July 17, 2012 - 9:32pm
1 year 39 weeks ago

A trailer fire Tuesday evening in Newton Township brought out crews from multiple fire departments.

It happened at the Colonial Place Trailer Park at 2870 Maysville Pike just after 8 p.m.

Neighbors watched on as fire crews from Newton Township, Roseville and South Zanesville extinguished the blaze.

Newton Township Battalion Chief Craig Knox said when crews arrived on the scene, they found fire and heavy smoke billowing out of the residence.

There was one...

June 26, 2012 - 5:13pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

The drought-like conditions in our area are making plans for a home party that features fireworks a questionable choice. The 4th of July is a little over a week away and there is not much rain in sight so the Zanesville Fire Department says to leave it to the professionals.

Firefighter Kenny Jones wants everyone to know how dangerous fireworks can be and this year there is an even bigger concern due to the dryness.

"Its very dangerous because if you're shooting fireworks off...

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