Greater Providence Area Fires, Vol. 22, Matt Gregoire, Providence Fire Videos, Inc., 2009
This program consists of 7 fires that took place from March to May 2009. Radio communications are heard in all incidents.
Burrillville, RI - Working Fire. March 10, 2009, Brook St. & Round Top Rd. On a very cold early morning, firefighters battled this fully involved 1 story “U” shaped DEM garage with antique vehicles inside.
Burrillville, RI - Working Fire. March 11, 2009, Mt. Pleasant Rd. Watch as the 1st lines go into operation as 1/2 of this single family house was fully involved upon firefighters arrival. An aggressive attack prevented flames from destroying the entire home.
Attleboro, MA - 2nd Alarm. April 26, 2009, Frank Mossberg Dr. Heavy fire was showing from the rear of this 1 story commercial building. Firefighters, combined with an active sprinkler system, were able to contain the flames to the room of origin.
Mendon, MA - Fire Tower Tour. April 30, 2009. Come along as we tour the Mendon Fire Tower during “Red Flag” conditions. You’ll see the equipment used and experience the view from the “cab” some 70’ from the ground.
Northbridge, MA - 2nd Alarm. April 30, 2009, Border St. See the black smoke rise above the trees from the Mendon Fire Tower as companies were dispatched to this 2.5 story apartment complex. Firefighters were forced to fight this spectacular early afternoon blaze from the exterior as flames consumed the entire complex.
Smithfield, RI - Working Fire. May 18, 2009, Pleasant View Ave. Flames were through the roof as firefighters arrived at this 1 story strip plaza. Firefighters initiated an exterior attack and quickly knocked down the flames. Several businesses were destroyed in the late evening blaze.
Bellingham, MA - 2nd Alarm. May 21, 2009 Stone St. Smoke detectors are being credited for saving the lives of the family living in this 2 story single family home. Several people jumped from windows to escape the fast moving fire which completely destroyed the home. Watch as the 1st lines are put into operation at this fully involved house as live wires hampered firefighting efforts.
Short clips include:
- Rollover MVA in Uxbridge, MA on Quaker Highway, April 24, 2009.
- Franklin, MA 2nd alarm on Brook St. May 9, 09
- Attleboro, MA working fire at the Courthouse on No. Main St. May 18, 2009.
- Extrication tools, chainsaw and Lifeflight were needed for this mva in Walpole, MA on Route 95 on May 26, 2009.
- Fire destroys a house on Hopkins Terrace in Cumberland, RI on May 30, 2009.
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