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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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Friday, April 03, 2015

Hartford 2nd Alarm 04-02-15

Hartford fire worked this 2nd alarm at 1363 Main St Engine 2. A large vacant 4 story brick mixed use, with heavy smoke showing, District 2 reported a working fire and reported a person standing on a ledge on the second floor being rescued, the ladder company with a portable ladder made the rescue. Command ordered companies out of the building as heavy fire took hold of it.Crews worked the building for several hrs to bring it under control. Its been reported that the occupant set the blaze with a paper bag.
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