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Multiple Departments Fight Multi-Alarm Brush Fire

By Jack Stawasz, Correspondent | April 10, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 041321127

DUNSTABLE, MA - On April 10th, the Dunstable, MA Fire Department responded to 76 Hollis Street for a reported brush fire. On arrival of the first units, it was determined that about an acre of brush was burning and multiple mutual aid departments were requested to the scene. Departments that responded included Dunstable, MA, Pepperell, MA, Hollis, NH, Townsend, MA, Pelham, NH, Groton, MA, MA DCR District 6, Ayer, MA, Shirley, MA, Westford, MA, Nashua, NH, Dunstable, MA Police, Trinity EMS, and Leominster, MA Emergency Management. Several departments also responded for station coverage. The fire was contained within a few hours and about five-acres in total burned with four alarms being reached, along with many special calls for apparatus in the area.

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