Category: Fire

Fire Report for the Sept. 18 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 30 incidents from Monday, Sept. 7 to Monday, Sept. 14: Monday, Sept. 7 8:53:55 a.m., 661 Main St./ 661 Main St., Natural vegetation fire, Other 11:48:09 a.m., 835 Marion Ave., Assist invalid 12:35:42…

Fire Report for the Sept. 11 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 23 incidents between Thursday, Aug. 27 and Monday, Aug. 31: Thursday, Aug. 27 2:51:40 p.m., 2279 Mount Vernon Rd./ Lincoln College of New England, Smoke detector activation 3:43:19 p.m., 80 Oakland Rd., Public…

Commentary:

We talk a lot about time in the fire service. In many ways, to quote an area fire officer, “Firefighters do not fight fire. We fight the clock.” Once it gets started, a fire in a building will double in…

Fire Report for the Aug. 21 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 42 incidents between Monday, Aug. 10 and Sunday, Aug. 16: Monday, Aug. 10 4:08:50 a.m., I-84 Eastbound exit, Vehicle accident, general 7:16:41 a.m., 45 Carter Ln., Motor vehicle accident 10:57:31 a.m., 970 South…

Fire Report for the Aug. 14 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 67 incidents from July 27 to Aug. 10: Monday, July 27 12:13:48 p.m., 148 Westwood Rd., Carbon Monoxide Detector Activation. 12:55:17 p.m., 45 Meriden Ave. /Southington Care Center, Smoke Detector Activation 9:37:41 p.m.,…

Fire report for the July 31 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 60 incidents from Monday, July 13 to Friday, July 24: Monday, July 13 9:21:40 a.m., 10 Brooklane Rd., Lock-Out Building 3:10:33 p.m., 461 Queen St./ TD Homers, Vehicle Accident, General 4:10:26 p.m., 93…

Fire Report for the July 17 edition

The Southington Fire Department reported the following 49 incidents from Monday, July 6 to Monday, July 13: Monday, July 6 10:20:52 a.m., 491 Darling St., Alarm System Activation, No Fire 11:03:16 a.m., 2279 Mount Vernon Rd. /Lincoln College New England,…

Fire Report for the July 10 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 38 incidents from Monday, June 29 through Monday, July 6: Monday, June 29 7:55:51 a.m., 4 Lincoln Dr., Hazmat Release Investigation Tuesday, June 30 9:40:24 a.m., 475 Flanders Rd., Public Service 10:02:28 a.m.,…