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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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Sunday, July 12, 2015

Detroit, MI Box Alarm. 07-06-15

The afternoon of the 5th had a few dwelling fires we took a few in, all minor or out on arrival or on the far side of the city, this night went back to normal.
 Detroit dispatch sent out a Box Alarm around 04:20, for 8304 S Cyril. Crews found a large 2.5 story vacant dwelling fully involved. Command decided for aggressive exterior attack. with 2 1.5 hand lines and a monitor. This was the best knockdown of the time in the city about 45 seconds for the heavy fire conditions to be darkened down on 2 floors and most of the attic.