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Emergency crews responded to the fourth near drowning in the area on Sunday afternoon.
The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has confirmed that an accident involving fatalities occurred in DeKalb County Thursday afternoon however no additional information is being released at this time.
Law enforcement source confirms they have caught the two fugitives wanted for killing two Georgia corrections officers during their escape on Tuesday morning from a prison van in Putnam County.
According to Chief Phillip Winkles with Piedmont Rescue Services, a four-year-old boy was airlifted to Children’s Hospital after nearly drowning at the Piedmont Aquatic Center on Wednesday.
Two female victims of a single-car crash were airlifted to area trauma centers after they attempted to elude Piedmont Police in a stolen car on Wednesday morning.
A DeKalb County Deputy was involved in an accident on Alabama Highway 68 at approximately 11:00 p.m. Sunday night.
The woman involved in a single-vehicle accident on County Road 45 in Cherokee County, Alabama earlier in the week has died.
A home invasion was reported Friday morning at a residence on Everett Springs Road.
The body of a man was recovered from Big Wills Creek Thursday morning.
One of two men being sought for shooting into an unoccupied vehicle and theft in Piedmont, Alabama was arrested at the Creekside Inn in Cave Spring Tuesday.
Two people were arrested in Cave Spring Tuesday on drug charges.
Things apparently didn't go according to plan for one man Tuesday evening, when his truck which was pulling two Jet-skis, went off the boat ramp and kept going, into the water at the Leesburg Landing.
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for Bartow County while Floyd, Chattooga, Polk, and Gordon Counties are considered in the slight risk category for severe thunderstorms tonight.
Two minors were airlifted to an Atlanta Children's Hospital after being involved in a jet-ski accident at the Goodyear Campground shortly before 7:00 p.m. Saturday night.
Heavy rain combined with high winds toppled trees across Cherokee County just after 8:30 Alabama time Wednesday morning.