Tag Archives: EMS

Roane State’s Herron wins EMS Advocate honor

Pictured, from left: John Fitzsimmons, retired director of Lincoln Medical Center EMS, Roane State’s Thomas Herron, and Rick Valentine, director of the Sevier County Ambulance Service. (Photo courtesy Linda P Photography) By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer Roane State’s Thomas Herron knows first-hand the trauma that EMS personnel can experience …

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Car Plows Into Midtown Dollar General

Emergency responders were paged out around 1:45 pm today to the Midtown Dollar General Store, where a car had slammed into the front of the store. Emergency Medical Services, Midtown Fire 1st Responders, Sheriff’s deputies all arrived within minutes to find a car that was inside the facility, slightly injuring …

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Friday Accident Damages Utility Pole

We now know who was involved in a wreck last week where a traffic accident in Clinton last Friday afternoon damaged a Clinton Utilities Board power pole. Clinton Police was called to Eagle Bend Road near Franklin Place Friday afternoon a little after 1:15 pm on a report of a …

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UT LIFESTAR TO OPERATE AIR MEDICAL BASE IN ROCKWOOD

The University of Tennessee Medical Center announced today that UT LIFESTAR Aeromedical Services plans to open a base in Rockwood, Tennessee later in the summer. The facility will be located at the Rockwood Municipal Airport, 258 Rockwood Airport Dr. Last month, LIFESTAR reached an agreement with Air Evac EMS, Inc. …

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