|Auto Accident with house fire
Mar 10, 2009 - At around 21:30hrs Taftville was dispatched to an auto accident into a house with fire on
Merchants Ave. Twenty eight Taftville firefighters who were at training at the time of call arrived within 2
minutes of dispatch. Crews found a car fully involved against a home, three injuried occupants from the
car and a gasoline spill from the auto. Crew worked quickly to extinguish the car/house fire, assure all
occupants of the home were safe and treat all the injuried of the car. Taftville was assisted by Occum,
Yantic FAST, DEP NPD Norwich FMO and three American ambulances. Investigation is ongoing.