Car slams into fire truck on Bullsboro: Responders were on way to call

alt

The original attempt to separate the car and fire engine by using the Jaws of Life and some manpower was unsuccessful. Airbags had to be used instead to lift Engine 14 off the Mercury Sable after the Friday lunchtime accident at Bullsboro Drive and Newnan Crossing Bypass.

By JOHN A. WINTERS
john@newnan.com
The driver of a Mercury Sable decided to take on one of the larger Coweta County Fire Department engines Friday.
The Sable lost, but fortunately there were no injuries.
To read this story in full content, you must either be a Print or Digital Edition Subscriber. Click on the following link to the digital edition log-in page, newnantimesherald.ga.newsmemory.com/?date=20130105 . 
Current subscribers should log-in to access this story. If you are a print subscriber and do not have a log-in, please create an account. Non-subscribers must create an account after clicking on the digital edition link and choose a subscription or single-issue option to access this story.


More Local

Governor's widow to be buried today

The widow of Gov. Ellis Gibbs Arnall will be buried in Newnan today. Ruby Hamilton Arnall, 96, Friday. Her funeral service will be today at ... Read More


Harassed by former city employee

Torment victim challenges Senoia council

For more than two years, Pat Sharp felt like a prisoner in her own home, thanks to the actions of her next door neighbor, Joey Bigler. Bigle ... Read More


Fighting fires was CCFD chief’s dream

“I loved it,” said recently retired Coweta Fire Chief Johnny Teeters. “It was a passion that hit me in the back of the hea ... Read More


Buy One, Give One

Local clinic receives $10,000 grant

Local New York Life agent Warren Budd, with the help of his colleagues, recently secured a $10,000 Community Impact Grant from the company t ... Read More


Regional leaders taking fresh look at TSPLOST

The regional TSPLOST for this region was rejected by voters five years ago, but new legislation has regional leaders looking at options for ... Read More

NTH Turns 150

Historic local newspaper photos sought

The Newnan Times-Herald is asking readers to share stories related to the newspaper’s history as the Times-Herald’s 150th birthd ... Read More