Thursday October 29th, 2020 12:57AM

Fire at Buford's Bulldog Carts ruled accidental

By AccessWDUN staff
A fire that broke out at a Buford business a week ago has been ruled accidental by the Hall County Fire Marshal's Office.
Hall County Fire Services Division Chief Zacahry Brackett said an investigation determined the fire orginated from a golf cart located inside the business.
Original story Thursday, Sept. 17:
A business on Lanier Islands Parkway in Buford caught fire Thursday morning as heavy rains moved through the area.
Division Chief Zachary Brackett with Hall County Fire Services said crews got the call around 7:10 a.m. about a commercial fire at Bulldog Carts on Lanier Islands Parkway at the intersection of Holiday Road. 
"The first arriving units found a large metal building with heavy fire showing. The fire was knocked down around 8:15 a.m.," Brackett said in an email statement. "Mutual aid was received from Gwinnett Fire. No occupants were inside the building at the time of the fire and no injuries have been reported."
Brackett said that a dog was found dead following the incident. 
  • Associated Categories: Local/State News
  • Associated Tags: business fire, Lanier Islands Parkway, Hall County Fire Services , commercial fire, Bulldog Carts
© Copyright 2020
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Flowery Branch ends one rezoning effort but gives first-reading approval to a second
An effort to annex just over 48-acres into the city limits of Flowery Branch has been denied again.
9:25PM ( 1 hour ago )
Snellville woman killed by falling tree
A Snellville woman was killed Thursday morning when a large tree fell across the roadway as she was walking her dog in her neighborhood.
7:44PM ( 3 hours ago )
Cumming man sentenced to 28 years in prison for child pornography
A Cumming man has been sentenced to 28 years of imprisonment after pleading guilty to multiple counts of producing child pornography. In August of last year, Edward “Eddie” Okenica, age 24 was accused of soliciting nude photos of young girls and then using those photos to blackmail them into sending more.
6:55PM ( 3 hours ago )
Local/State News
Gwinnett fire officials say arson to blame for vehicle fires
A fire that destroyed three vehicles and damaged others behind a Norcross business is believed to be an act of arson, according to the Gwinnett County Fire Department.
By AccessWDUN Staff
11:39AM ( 1 month ago )
Clothing warehouse in Buford damaged by fire
A Buford warehouse used to store clothing was damaged by fire early Thursday morning, but investigators are not sure yet how the fire started.
By AccessWDUN Staff
2:48PM ( 6 months ago )
Cars, garage destroyed in fire at Hall County business
A garage and several vehicles were destroyed by fire Tuesday morning at a business off Atlanta Highway in Hall County.
By AccessWDUN Staff
11:13AM ( 7 months ago )
Boats destroyed in Bass Pro Shop fire
Several boats were destroyed in a Thursday night fire at the Bass Pro Shop on Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville.
By AccessWDUN Staff
7:12AM ( 8 months ago )
Fire destroys former White County landmark
An overnight fire destroyed a former White County business that holds memories for many people in the area.
1:35PM ( 8 months ago )