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Thursday, February 13, 2014

Gales Ferry (Ledyard) W/F 02-13-14

Around 07:40 Gales Ferry and Ledyard Fire was dispatched to Sleepy Hollow Rd for a garage fire. Due to GFFD being on an EMS call Subase Fire was started for an Extra Engine and FAST. R-2 arrived to find the garage fully involved with extension to a car.  N-62 arrived layed-in from the hydrant,  Firefighters from Subase and Gales Ferry placed several lines and a Deck gun in service. The main body of the fire was knocked down in a short time, Crews worked several hot spots until the incident was under control.