Archive for March, 2007

LP Gas leak in Peterborough, NH

Tuesday, March 27th, 2007

Peterborough Fire Department was dispatched to an LP gas odor in the area of the Peterborough Plaza on Wilton Road at 0818. A second alarm was struck at 0836 bringing Mutual Aid departments to the scene from Dublin and Jaffrey. Meadowood and Hancock covered the Peterborough Station. Rindge covered the Jaffrey station.
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All photos by George Brown

Heartline Stove Shop Fire

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

Jaffrey Fire Department responded to a reported building fire on North Street at 0450 March 22, 2007.

4 minutes into the call a second alarm was requested for a fully involved building fire. Additionally 5 extra tankers were requested.

Jaffrey was assisted at the scene by mutual aid companies from Dublin, Peterboro, Rindge, New Ipswich, Fitzwilliam, Meadowood, Hancock, Harrisville, Troy, and Winchendon. The Greenville Fire Department covered Jaffrey, and Ashby covered Rindge.

The fire was declared under control at 0658

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Photo by Ron Clace

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Photo by George Brown

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Photo by George Brown

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Photo by George Brown

2 alarms on arrival in Walpole.

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

At 0241 hrs dispatch took a call of a reported house fire across from 29 North River Rd. Units arrived on scene to find heavy fire in a 2 story house with attached garage and requested a 2nd alarm.
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Two 2 1/2 lines were streched to attack the garage, and 2 1/34 lines were stretched in the house. Crews on the roof found themselves dealing with a metal standing seem roof that had been put over a asphalt shingled roof with about a 8 inch gap between the two. The interior crews dealt with 4 different layers of ceiling which hampered the firefighting efforts for quite awhile.The fire was under control in just a little over an hour. Crews from Westminster,Bellows Falls assited on scene while North Walpole covered the Wapole station. Two firefighters received minor injuries while operating at the fire.

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Keene reponds to CVS for a car into the building.

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

On Friday at around 12:27 dispatch began taking calls for a report of a car into the building at 268 West St the CVS Pharmacy. 19 Rescue 1 and 19A2 along with 19C3 arrived to find a mini-van about 3 feet into the building.
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Photo’s by Dispatcher Collier.