Yantic 3rd Alarm Fire

Nov 12, 2007 - At 09:45hrs, Yantic was dispatched to a kitchen fire at 305 Washington St.  Yantic units
arrived to find fire venting out windows on the 2nd flr and 3rd flr rear.  Units from Taftville, City of Norwich,
East Great Plains, Occum, Yantic, Mohegan Tribal FAST, and US Submarine Base.  Crews from Yantic
Eng-32,31, Taftville ET-21,T-25,Norwich Eng-3 had handlines in operation on the 2nd & 3rd flr.  the fire
was hidden in 3 layers of roof above the 3rd flr.  An evacuation order was given for deteriorating fire
conditions and 1 FF was pulled by Taftville firefighters from the 2nd flr for exhaustion.  Defensive
operations were put in place. The building was a total loss.  2 additional firefighters and 1 civilian were
treated and released at WWBH. The Norwich FMO is investigating