Greater Providence Area Fires, Vol. 30, Matt Gregoire, Providence Fire Videos, Inc., 2012
The latest in the series showing working fires in the Providence, RI and Central Massachusetts areas.
Fitchburg, MA - June, 13, 2011, 6th alarm, Main St. Fire destroys the upper floors of a downtown 5 story apartment building. I took several hours to bring this blaze under control.
Cumberland, RI - July 25, 2011, Working Fire, Tower Hill Rd. Firefighters arrive to find a long vacant 2 story building fully involved approximately 300’ into the woods.
Pawtucket, RI - July 25, 2011, 2nd alarm, Main St. Fire tears though the vacant “Morris Novelty” 2 story vacant commercial building.
Woonsocket, RI - September 10, 2011, 2nd alarm, Blackstone St. Fire on floor #1 of a vacant 4 story woodframe extends through the roof. Severe exposure problems.
Coventry, RI - September 15, 2011, 2nd alarm, Howard Ave. Fire causes significant damage to the front office building of a vacant large mill complex.
Webster, MA - September 27, 2011, 2nd alarm, Tower St. Fire originated in the basement of the very old, vacant 3 decker and extended through the roof. Firefighters were hampered by trees including a tree that grew inside the building! Severe access problems.
Spencer, MA - October 28, 2011, 3rd alarm, Langevin St. A fully involved vacant 1.5 story cape on a dead end street. This fire occurred the day before a major snowstorm blanketed the area.
Oxford, MA - October 30, 2011, 5th alarm, Old River Rd. This fire occurred the day after a major snowstorm dumped about a foot of snow in the area. One of the earliest snow falls on record for Southern New England. Fire originated in a front apartment of a fully occupied 2.5 story apartment building and spread throughout the complex. It took several hours to bring the massive blaze under control.
Worcester, MA - December 8, 2011, 3rd alarm, Arlington St. Fire destroys a vacant 3 decker where 2 firefighters became trapped after a sudden collapse of the rear of the building. Sadly 1 firefighter succumbed to his injuries.
- Fire causes damage to an attic in Oxford, Ma.
- The “Stratton Players Theatre” is destroyed by a fast moving blaze.
- Watch Boston Medflight land on the highway after a serious crash in Lincoln, RI.
- Fire destroys a 1.5 story woodframe in Worcester, MA. An elderly female succumbed to her injuries.
- Firefighters arrive to a car fully involved on Route 146 in Uxbridge, Ma
- Fire damages the basement and 1st floor of a vacant 3 sty apartment building in Woonsocket, RI.
65 minutes, radio communications, DVD, DG92210 / $24.95