UPDATED @ 6:11 PM 5:38 PM Damage Reports In Geneva CountyRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Mar 03 2019 5:42 PM
GENEVA COUNTY: 5:38 PM CONFIRMED reports of damage in Geneva County in the Fadette area.
Damage reports are 330 Bethesda Road, 1249 Mozell Road, S. State Highway 103 and Bethesda Road and Mozell Road and Cotton Box Road.
Slocomb Fire - Rescue has set up command from the SLocomb Fire - Rescue building. They lost power earlier and running on generator power.
Fire Departments from within Geneva County, Fadette Fire, Malvern Fire, Slocomb Fire, and from Houston County Wicksburg Fire assisting.
Geneva County Emergency Management Director Misty Wise has responded to the scene.
American Red Cross has been requested to respond.
UPDATED @ 6:11 PM
Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms is in the field in the Fadette area working with other law enforcement, fire, EMS, and EMA officials on the damage and meeting the needs of the public.
Also assisting Geneva County Commissioner Weston Spivey.
Along Old Chipley Road there are power lines down. DO NOT cross any power lines down unless you are more than 1 million percent positive the power lines have been cut off. Do not risk it.
The command center is headquarted at Slocomb Fire - Rescue headquarters. Chief Kyle Hovey is managing the command center and damage reports, dispatching crews to where needed.
Geneva County Emergency Management Director Misty Wise is on the scene.
Emergency crews are responding to County Road 85 to reports of a tree on a house.