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Saturday, May 12, 2018

Colchester, W/F 5-9-18

QV dispatched Colchester Fire and Yantic Fast, to 26 Bulkeley Hill Rd for a reported house fire. While en-route, The address was corrected to 26 School RD. Before arrival the caller was able to remove a pile of clapboard that was burning away from the home, this slowed the fires progress. First due found 2 small fires out front of the building. They laid a 5" 300' up the driveway and placed a 13/4 line in operation. Crews contained the fire is a few minutes. 
The FMO is investigating.