Dispatchers Lt. Matt Yeatman and Erik Kazlouskas dispatched 2 second alarm fires after midnight. At 01:14 Putney was sent to 15 Gassett Rd for a reported building fire. 38C2 arrived on the scene to a fully involved building fire and requested a 2nd alarm be struck. Departments operating on scene were Putney, Rescue Inc., Westminster, Brattleboro, Dummerston, Walpole and Guilford. At 02:41 hours Keene was dispatched to 169 Church St for a reported outside fire. Two minutes later there was an additional report of a dumpster fire that had extended to a garage and a 1st alarm was immediately dispatched. At 02:45 the first arriving unit reported heavy fire showing and a 2nd alarm was struck. See the below press release from Keene FD May 15 Fire at 169 Church Street Keene-page0001

The fire in Keene. Great stop by Keene firefighters on the initial attack. Photos by Keene Fire Chief Mark Howard. 19 2nd ChurchSt 051515 1

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