Georgetown Fire Department responded to a Traffic Collision on 12-28-19

The Georgetown Fire Department, along with units from Garden Valley Fire and Cal Fire responded to a Traffic Collision on Saturday night at 9:41 p.m.  at Wentworth Springs in the area of Chipmunk Trail.  Crews found an SUV impaled on a tree with significant intrusion into the driver's door area. This pinned the driver, an … Continue reading Georgetown Fire Department responded to a Traffic Collision on 12-28-19

The Georgetown Fire Department is hosting their first Town Hall Meeting

What: Community Safety Town Hall MeetingSubject: Homeowner Fire Insurance Cost, Coverage, Cancellations, Increases and California Fair PlanWhen: Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Where: IOOF Hall in GeorgetownWho: Aurora Mullett, Intrinsic Insurance And a panel of local Insurance and Real Estate Professionals to answer questions The Georgetown Fire Department (GFD) will be … Continue reading The Georgetown Fire Department is hosting their first Town Hall Meeting

The Georgetown Fire Protection District is watching the American River Fire Protection District process very closely and announces future Town Hall Meetings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 24, 2019 The Georgetown Fire Protection District (GFPD) is watching very closely the formation of the American River Fire Protection District (ARFPD).  Georgetown Fire works very closely with the Garden Valley Fire Protection District (GVFPD) and will obviously be affected by any changes in the operations of the newly named ARFPD.  … Continue reading The Georgetown Fire Protection District is watching the American River Fire Protection District process very closely and announces future Town Hall Meetings

Solo Vehicle Accident on Wentworth Springs Rd.

Georgetown Fire Department, with Garden Valley Fire, Cal Fire, and CAL Fire responded yesterday to a single-vehicle traffic accident. The solo occupant was transported by ground ambulance to the hospital. CHP responded and the vehicle was towed from the scene.

motorcycle accident, North of Volcanoville Rd. on Wentworth Springs Rd.

Georgetown Fire Department, along with crews from the El Dorado National Forest and CHP responded on a motorcycle accident, North of Volcanoville Rd. on Wentworth Springs Rd. at 12:50 p.m. today.  A 24 year old male laid his motorcycle down and suffered substantial road rash and possible head/neck injuries.  He was flown to Sutter-Roseville medical … Continue reading motorcycle accident, North of Volcanoville Rd. on Wentworth Springs Rd.

Georgetown Fire Department has a new Fire Chief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Georgetown Fire Department will be hosting a Badge Pinning Ceremony and Meet & Greet for our New Fire Chief Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. IOOF Hall, 6240 Main St. in Georgetown Light Refreshments will be served The Georgetown Fire Department invites our community to a Badge Pinning Ceremony and … Continue reading Georgetown Fire Department has a new Fire Chief

Country Incident – Vegetation Fire

Last Update: 9/4/2019 @ 10:49 Location: Highway 193 and Penobscot Rd, east of CoolLat/Long: [38.902821, -120.935299] Date Started: 9/3/2019Current Acreage: 85 acresPercent Contained: 30%Cause: Under InvestigationFuel Type: GrassGeorgetown Fire Resources at scene: ALL Georgetown units have been released from the incident. Forward spread stopped. Evacuation orders remain in place. Evacuation Center is at the Cool … Continue reading Country Incident – Vegetation Fire