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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

New London, General Alarm 08/21/13

New London Fire was dispatched to 128 State St for several reports of a building fire with alarm sounding. Smoke was showing from the 4th floor of an 4 story brick apartment building. Crews found an active fire in one apartment, during the search they found the fire had extended to the cock-loft and roof area, over the next few hrs a 2nd, 3rd and a general alarm was transmitted. Several M/A departments responded to the fire and covered the city and surrounding towns. Several firefighter were treated for minor injuries and heat related problems. The crews worked the void and roof spaces for several hours to locate all the hot spots. The fire is under investigation.
Photos are about two hours into the incident. 
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