Tanker Strike team to Lebanon House fire

Feb 26, 2015 - At 09:12hrs, Taftville was dispatched as a county strike team to assist
the Lebanon FD at a house fire on Williams Crossing Rd off RT-32 by the old
mushroom farm. The county strike team consists of a numbers of tankers and support
engines from around the county to provide water for rural house fires.
Tower-25 on Lisbon Roof Rescue
Feb 23, 2015 - At 10 am this morning, Tower-25 assisted Jewett City Ladder-156 and the Lisbon
FD with a person who fell ill on the roof of the Lisbon Home Depot and went into cardiac arrest.
CPR was 1st performed by a CSP trooper, then Lisbon FD personnel who administered a
defibrillator shock then placed the LUCAS CPR device on the patient. The patient was packaged,
loaded on to the tower ladder bucket and lowered to the ambulance stretcher. A very valiant effort
was put forth by the CSP, Lisbon FD, Jewett City-156, Taftville Tower-25, and American medic
crews. We are unsure of the outcome of this call but we send our thoughts and prayers to the victim
and their family.
Box Truck Fire at Bob's Warehouse
Feb 21, 2015 - At 07:55hrs Taftville was dispatched in -4 degree weather to a box
truck fire in the loading dock at Bob's warehouse. Car28, ET-22,Tower25 responded
and found a box truck well involved. Extension into the building was reported but 25's
crew confirmed no extension while 22 attacked the fire. ET-21 had a mechanical
issue so an Occum engine was added to assignment. Photo by Joe Shefer
Attic Fire
January 3, 2015 - Taftville's 1st building fire of the year came on this day At 9 pm
Taftville was dispatched to an attic fire at 10 Maennerchor Ave. Crews arrived on
scene to find an active attic fire with a report of 1 occupant still in the building. Engine
21's crews stretched to the fire room while Tower 25's crews conducted a primary
search. The occupant was found safely outside and the fire was quickly extinguished
in about 15 minutes. No injuries reported.
2015 Incidents
Tower-25 FAST on US Foods Ammonia Leak

December 29, 2015 - On this snowy, icy morning, Tower-25 operated as a rescue
team at a Ammonia incident with Yantic and East Great Plains at US Foods.
Trucks hits pole on Norwich Ave

November 30, 2015 -at 20:21hrs Taftville was dispatched to an auto vs pole on
Norwich Ave. Units arrived to find a pick up that hit a pole head-on. The injured were
treated and transported to the hospital, the road was closed for 2 hrs so NPU could
stabilize the pole. The pole will be replaced tomorrow.
Car hits parked car and rolls over

November 8th, 2015 -At approximately 00:10 hours this morning the company was
dispatched to the area of 14 South B Street for a motor vehicle accident with
entrapment. Upon arrival crews found one car on its side with the driver still inside.
The patient was extricated and transported to Backus Hospital.
Two Auto Accidents in 2 hours.

Sept 13, 2015 - At 12:22 Car 2, ET- 21, 22 and the Rescue responded to the area of
193 Canterbury Turnpike for the report of a car into a house. Units arrived and found
no injuries.

At 13:57 the same units responded to the area of 136 Hunters Road for a motorcycle
accident. Units found an uninjured motorcyclist on scene. Units cleared and returned
to service
Auto vs Pole
Aug 25, 2015 - At 16:30hrs Taftville was dispatched to Hunters Rd for a auto vs pole.
Car-28, ET-21, Res-2, ET-22 arrived to find a auto vs pole with gas leak and minor
injures. The injuries were treated and leak controlled. Road closed for 45minutes.
Sheas Lane Garage Fire

Aug 22, 2015 - Car 20, ET-21, ET-22 & Truck 25 with M/A from Occum & Yantic
responded to 29 Shea's Ln for a reported garage fire. Upon Car 20's arrival reported
a working fire, fire was under control in 50 minutes but units were on scene for 2.5
hrs. Cause is under investigation by the Norwich FMO.