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Nashua Crews Handle Working Basement Fire

By PATRICK KERRIGAN, Correspondent | November 07, 2021 | NEW HAMPSHIRE

Story No. 110921112

NASHUA, NH - Nashua firefighters were dispatched to Watson St. on November 7th for a reported dryer fire. Engine 1 arrived on scene and Lt. Nelson reported smoke showing from a single-story ranch. The crew of Engine 1 encountered heavy smoke and heat in the rear of the building. C4 (Deputy Kerrigan) arrived on scene and transmitted a working fire, bringing an extra engine and truck to the fire. Companies had the basement fire knocked down in a short amount of time, with a heavy smoke condition throughout the dwelling. Companies remained on scene overhauling and checking for extension.

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