Jones Co. officials remind residents of yielding to emergency vehicles

Jones County has experienced a high volume of personal vehicles not yielding right-of-way to emergency vehicles lately, according the Jones County Fire Council. This includes both fire apparatus and personally operated vehicles responded to emergency scenes. The Jones County Fire Council said that when a driver sees red and white emergency lights in his or her rearview mirror, whether sirens are on or not, the driver must right-of-way immediately. Failure to yield can results in th…