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Friday, April 18, 2014

Colchester 2nd Alarm 04-18-14

Around 13:40 KX dispatch started getting multiple calls for a house fire In the area of 120 O'Connell Rd. and Dispatched Colchester Fire, car 128 Could see the smoke and called for a 2nd alarm and tankers. On arrival heavy fire was showing from the 2nd floor and in a short time broke though the roof. A transitional fire attack utilizing heavy lines was ordered. After knockdown crews entered the dwelling for overhaul. Command requested 2 extra engines a 2nd FAST and additional tankers. One firefighter was treated for minor injuries. The fire is under control in a few Hrs and under investigation.
Thanks for the photos goes too Linda Akerman 
and Patrick Dooley