Harold Dawkins

Harold Dawkins

Friday, 08 June 2018 05:01

Vehicle Fire on School Street

EAST ROCKINGHAM - Thursday afternoon around 8:15 p.m. East Rockingham Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire on School Street on Aleo Mill Village.

The vehicle was being worked on by the owner when the fire occurred.

The vehicle was a white Nissan pickup.

The fire was quickly extinguished by the fire department before any damage to surrounding structures and vehicles on the property.

Thursday, 31 May 2018 05:05

Vehicles Collide on Mill Road

EAST ROCKINGHAM - Emergency Communications received a call around 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday night.

When responders arrived on the scene they discovered that two vehicles had collided at the intersection of Mill Road and Church Street in East Rockingham.

Involved in the accident was a blue Toyota sedan and a gray Toyota sedan.

Witnesses on the scene stated that the gray vehicle pulled out of Church Street, was hit by the blue sedan, and was pushed into a power pole before stopping in Mill Road.

The driver in the blue vehicle was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Another passenger was treated at the scene but did not need to be transported.

The driver of the gray vehicle had no injuries.

Units responding : East Rockingham Fire Department; First Health Richmond EMS;  Rockingham Rescue; and the North Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident is being investigated by the Highway Patrol.

ROCKINGHAM - First responders were dispatched to a two vehicle accident around 12:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon.

The accident occurred on US 1 South Highway near exit 311 in the Waffle House area.

Involved in the accident was a black Ford Fusion and a tan Toyota Tundra truck.

A witness at the scene stated that the Ford pulled into the highway and was struck by the pickup.

Three occupants in the black Ford were treated at the scene with none being transported to the hospital.

Units responding: East Rockingham Fire Department; Cordova Fire and Rescue; First Health Richmond EMS; and the North Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident is being investigated by the Highway Patrol.

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 05:05

Tractor Trailer Flips on Exit Ramp

ROCKINGHAM - Emergency Communications received a call around 4 p.m. Monday that a tractor trailer had flipped on its side on the 311 exit ramp on US Highway 74 bypass.

ROCKINGHAM - Emergency crews were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on the Highway 1 South bridge around 9:30 p.m. Saturday night.

HOFFMAN - A call that started as a report of a typical fire quickly turned serious on Friday afternoon around 4:30 p.m. at Wallace Parts and Scrap in Hoffman.

CORDOVA - This past Saturday, April 21st, members of Cordova Baptist Church teamed with other community volunteers to continue their cleanup of the Mizpah Cemetery.

Thursday, 19 April 2018 05:01

Two Vehicles Crash on East Broad Avenue

ROCKINGHAM - Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Broad Avenue and Walnut Lane on Wednesday afternoon around 4:15 p.m.

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 05:00

Two Vehicle Accident on Mill Road

ROCKINGHAM - The East Rockingham Fire Department was dispatched around 11:15 a.m. Saturday morning to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Mill Road and Chalk Road.

On arrival units found that a silver Mercedes sedan had no brakes and collided with a Chevrolet Impala at the intersection.

Both drivers were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Responding: East Rockingham Fire Department, First Health Richmond EMS, and North Carolina Highway Patrol.

The Highway Patrol is handling the investigation of the accident.

Saturday afternoon at 5:59 p.m. the Cordova Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a single vehicle accident just beyond the Snead’s Mill Road and Highway 1 South intersection.

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