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I welcome you to my blog site; I hope to show you the fire service in NLC in some interesting events. During the next few years, I will improve on the content and photos to keep you coming back for more. I take pride in my photography and try my best to be first in when possible. The majority of the photos will be from the Norwich companies & surrounding area departments, but sometimes I Buff out of state cities for a change of pace.

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Thursday, September 29, 2011

Franklin 2nd Alarm W/Tankers 09-29-11

 Franklin fire with Baltic and Lebanon were dispatched to 44 Ayer RD for a kitchen fire around 14:20, Then notified they were receiving several calls. Fire officer reported a working fire, FAST Team and tankers were added at this time. Fire was showing from several window and extending rapidly. Crews work on knocking down the heavy fire on the first floor, with M/A setting up a tanker relay. The house is a 2.5 story farm house, with a apartment off the back. Crews worked the fire as it was running the voids. Do to limited manpower FAST was put to work and a 2nd FAST was requested with additional manpower from several departments. The fire was contained in about 45 mins but crew worked hot spots for awhile. At this time no injuries have been reported, The FMO is investigating.

Photo as the first line is charged. from Tims photos click here  


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