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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, September 11, 2015

Montville (Oakdale) Boat Fire 09-11-15

Montville Fire dispatched Oakdale and Chesterfield FDs for a boat fire on OxoBoxo Lake at 71 Lake Drive, at 18:00. First due found a fully involved 14" speed boat flouting about 200' off shore. Crews were able to knockdown the main body of fire, while Gardner Lake FD launched the boat for recovery of the boat before it sank. CT Deep was called due to the waterway involvement.
Boat fire Photos