Hamilton FIre and Rescue

Driver ejected in I-22 collision

The Hamilton Fire Department was dispatched by Marion County 9-1-1 to a single-vehicle collision near exit 14 on I-22 at 2 a.m. on Tuesday, March 12. The driver and passenger were both rescued by the Hamilton Fire Department and transported to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

HAMILTON -  The Hamilton Fire Department was dispatched by Marion County 9-1-1  to a single-vehicle collision near exit 14 on I-22 at 2 a.m. on Tuesday March 12.
When the fire department arrived, with assistance from the Hamilton Police Department and Marion County Sheriff’s Department, firefighters discovered that the vehicle had collided with the interstate guardrail, tearing the left side of the vehicle open and caused the driver of the vehicle to be ejected from the car.

Truck fire quickly extinguished

The Hamilton Fire Department responded to a tractor-trailer fire at 5 a.m. on I-22’s westbound Exit 7 on Friday, Feb. 22. Firefighters were able to save the load the truck was carrying and the driver was uninjured.

HAMILTON -  The Hamilton Fire Department was dispatched at 5 a.m.  to respond to a tractor-trailer fire at Interstate 22’s westbound Exit 7 on Friday, Feb. 22.

Man injured in wreck

Wreck
A man was injured after a single-vehicle crash at 3:14 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15. The wreck happened on Highway 43/278 near the Moore Superstore just south of Interstate 22. The vehicle was travelling south when it crossed the northbound lane and ran into the ditch.

City welcomes two new firemen

HAMILTON - Jody Nix and Byrant Rye are being welcomed on full-time as Hamilton firefighters.
Mayor Bob Page announced the hiring of the two firefighters at a council meeting on Monday, June 18. The two hires will aide the fire department’s work force with the upcoming retirement of Barron Wiginton, who has given roughly 30 years of service as a firefighter in Hamilton.

 

Pickup overturns

wreck
Members of Regional Paramedical Services and the Hamilton Fire/Rescue transport a wreck victim to an ambulance after a single-vehicle crash on State Highway 17 near Interstate 22 on Friday, June 8. The Hamilton Fire Department (HFD) received the call at 4:27 p.m. and arrived five minutes later.