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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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Sunday, October 09, 2011

Bozrah RV Fire w/exposure 10-09-11

Bozrah fire was dispatched around 10:50 for a auto fire to the rear of Fitchville Auto. The arrived to find fire shooting above the building from the rear. The encountered a RV 50% involved with the building 12ft away and a Trailer full of tires starting to burn. Command request a working fire assignment, Yantic, Franklin and Mohegan Tribe for FAST. A 1.75 hand-line was placed in operations too control the fire with exposure lines stretched.  Minor extension in to the trailer, with some heat indication on the area of the Building.