Five local Coastal Electric Cooperative employees are helping Carroll EMC in Carrollton, GA.
Carroll EMC had requested assistance from Coastal Electric Cooperative as they prepare for possible ice conditions from the winter storm.
Mike Young, Clint Durrence, Billy Kirk, Adam Jarrard and Justin Way left at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. They took a 55' bucket truck, a digger/derrick truck, a 37' service bucket truck and a pole trailer.
Coastal Electric does not anticipate any widespread outages as a result of the forecast weather.
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