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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Hartford 2nd Alarm, 11-04-11

At 23:54  Hartford fire's Tac 1 was responding to a MVA and came upon this building fire at 433 Zion St. District 1 struck the 2nd alarm 1 minute after his arrival due too fire on all floors and the rear porches starting to collapse. An extra ladder co., was special called above the second. This building has been the scene of 2 working fires in the last 2 months. The audio from this fire can be heard at and more pictures are at