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Friday, April 17, 2015

Plainfield W/F + 04-16-15

Around 14:30 Plainfield w/MA was dispatched to 246 Spaulding Road. For a Barn fire. First due found the barn 75% involved with fire spreading though the woods to the North. The blaze started with a lawnmower fire and spread to the barn and north into the forest, burning for 6 to 8 acres. Command requested extra tankers, two engines and brush truck above the working fire assignment for the brush fire. CT DEEP was requested for the brush fire also. Crews worked the brush fire for a few hrs. One injury has been reported to an occupant from the home.