JULY 2005


Sunday, July 31, 2005

0701)04:30 AM-W/F-Shapleigh, ME-Back Rd. A 1-story wood frame house fully involved, M/A responded to the scene.

0700)02:59 AM-W/F+-Bangor, ME-200 Sidney St. Heavy fire in a 2-story 4-unit apartment bulding, one occupant was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation. The fire extended into the attic and burned through the roof, there was heavy damage to the structure.


Saturday, July 30, 2005


Friday, July 29, 2005

0699)4:50 PM-MVA-Poland, ME-Route 11 & White Oak Hill Rd. Three vehicles involved in a collision with entrapment, jaws used. Reported 4 persons injured, unknown extent.

0698)09:00 AM-MVA-Hallowell, ME-I-95 northbound. A car crashed into the rear of a tractor which slowed down on the highway, a tractor-trailer following the car ran up onto the car, crushing it and trapping the female driver. Jaws were used for a lengthy extrication, the female was transported by Lifeflight helocopter in critical condition. She died a couple days later at the hospital.

0697)08:47 AM-MVA-Pittston, ME-Route 194 & Peaslee Rd. 2 cars collided at the intersection, 2 persons with serious injuries were transported by Lifeflight helicopter to CMMC in Lewiston. A 4 y/o girl was transported by ambulance to the hospital.


Thursday, July 28, 2005

0696)6:30 PM-3rd.AL-Deering, NH-427 Barns Rd. A house with heavy fire conditions, the building was destroyed. Several towns responded M/A tankers to the scene and for coverage.

0695)1:10 PM-MVA-Tamworth, NH-Route 16. A minivan collided with a car with heavy damage and 6 persons injured, two sets of jaws were used to extricate all the occupants in both vehicles. Two Dhart helos responded to the scene to transport 3 persons with serious injuries, 3 other injured victims were also transported. M/A responded from Conway, Madison and West Ossipee.

0694)08:00 AM-MVA-Madison, ME-Route 201. A Dodge Intrepid collided with a tractor trailer truck, (the truck was hauling wreckage from the accident in Moscow,ME on Wednesday). Jaws were used to extricate the female driver from the car, she sufferred a broken leg and her 7 y/o daughter in the rear seat had minor injuries. The driver of the truck was not injured.


Wednesday, July 27, 2005

0693)11:15 PM-W/F-Lincoln, ME-95 Taylor St. A 1-story house fire, heavy fire on arrival. No occupants were injured in the fire.

0692)8:00 PM-W/F-Bridgton, ME-off Quarry Ln. A fire in a vacant building which was being renovated, there was heavy fire on the 2nd floor. M/A responded from Harrison, Naples and Fryeburg.

0691)8:00 PM-W/F-Dover, NH-20 Wingate Ln. A fire in the attic of a house, caused from lightning. M/A responded for coverage.

0690)8:00 PM-W/F-Greenland, NH-9 Rolston Ave. A fire started by lightning in a house spread through the 2nd floor. M/A responded from Portsmouth, Newington, and Pease Tradeport.

0689)6:15 PM-W/F-Saco, ME-Boom Rd just off Route 5. A 30X40 barn fire, struck by lightning. Fire through the roof, M/A responded from Biddeford & Goodwins Mills.

0688)08:00 AM-MVA-Moscow, ME-Route 201. A tractor trailer lost control on a curve, rolled over a guardrail, and slid down a ditch for over 300 feet. The driver was trapped and extrication tools were used, he was then taken by Lifeflight to EMMC in Bangor. Rescue crews from Bingham, The Forks and EMS of Skowhegan responded to the accident.


Tuesday, July 26, 2005

0687)10:00 PM-MVA-Charlestown, NH-Route 12. A motorcycle collided with a SUV, the 19 y/o male driver of the motorcycle was killed and a female passenger was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. She later died at the hospital. The accident is under investigation.

0686)10:00 PM-MVA-Hudson, NH-Route 111 on the Merrimack River bridge. A 47 y/o male died in a motorcycle accident, which is under investigation.

0685)7:50 PM-MVA-Milford, NH-58 Elm St. 2 cars involved with entrapment, jaws used. A M/A ambulance responded to the scene.

0684)1:40 PM-MVA-Boscawen, NH-North Water St. A Ford Explorer left the roadway, down a small ravine and struck 2 trees. The driver of the SUV, a 20 y/o male, was killed in the accident.


Monday, July 25, 2005

0683)3:35 PM-W/F-Norway, ME-267 Alpine St. A building fire, M/A responded from 2 towns to the scene.

0682)3:30 PM-W/F-South Paris, ME-Elm Hill Rd. A fire in a barn attached to a house extended to the house and destroyed both buildings. M/A responded to the fire.


Sunday, July 24, 2005

0681)11:15 PM-MVA-Northport, ME-1422 Atlantic Way. A vehicle rolled over with entrapment, jaws used.

0680)10:30 PM-MVA-Scarborough, ME-289 Black Point Rd. 1 vehicle involved with a trapped female, jaws used for extrication.

0679)10:55 AM-2nd.AL-Nashua, NH-Cabernet Court. Heavy fire in a 2-story occupied wood frame building, quickly knocked down. A 46 y/o woman died in the fire, investigators found she may have started the fire herself to commit suicide.

0678)07:10 AM-MVA-Rumford, NH-Route 108. A car left the road and struck a pole and then a house, a 26 y/o male passenger was killed in the collision. The male driver was taken by Lifeflight to a Lewiston hospital. The accident is under investigation.

0677)5:50 PM-W/F-New Hampton, NH-Route 132 south of the fish hatchery. An unoccupied building fully involved, M/A responded from Holderness, Bristol and Meredith.

0676)03:00 AM-W/F-Sanford, ME-78 School St. Fire in the basement of a 2.5 story 20X70 duplex, quickly knocked down. M/A responded from Alfred and Acton for cover.


Saturday, July 23, 2005

0675)4:37 PM-2nd.AL-Portland, ME-377 Fore St at the Siempre Mas Restaurant. A fire started in a basement bathroom and extended to Bull Feeney's pub next door. A second fire, which may have been caused from a stove fire when everyone was evacuated, extended into ductwork and to the roof.

0674)Approxamately 01:00 AM-Multi-Alarm-Calais, ME-Calais Ave at the Immaculate Conception Church. Lightning struck a steel cross on top of the church, causing heavy fire throughout the building and extended into an attached rectory. Numerous departments responded from Washington County and from New Brunswick, Canada. (Calais firefighters were still at the previous fire just down the street.)

0673)12:45 AM-W/F-Calais, ME-Calais Ave at the Masonic Lodge. Lightning struck a chimney on the brick building, causing a fire. There was heavy damage done to the roof area.


Friday, July 22, 2005

0672)5:50 PM-W/F-New Hampton, NH-Route 132 south of the fish hatchery. An unoccupied building fully involved, M/A responded from Holderness, Bristol and Meredith.

0671)2:10 PM-ACW-Kingston, NH-12 Ashe Dr. A fire in an attached garage, smoke showing on arrival.

0670)05:45 AM-2nd.AL-Wolfeboro, NH-Mill St. Fire in a 2-story office building which had been converted from a house. M/A responded from Ossipee, Tuftonboro and Wakefield.


Thursday, July 21, 2005

0669)1:00 PM-W/F-Limestone, ME-123 Main St. A 2-story house, heavy fire on the 1st floor with some extension to the 2nd floor. Loring & Fourt Fairfield responed M/A.

0668)12:35 PM-W/F-Westfield, ME-Burleigh Rd. A house fire, well involved on arrival. M/A responded from Mars Hill, Easton and Presque Isle.

0667)11:30 AM-W/F-Surry, ME-Newberry Neck Rd. A house with heavy fire conditions on arrival. One firefighter was transported with minor injuries to Blue Hill Hospital. M/A responded from Ellsworth and Blue Hill. The state Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the fire.


Wednesday, July 20, 2005

0666)8:30 PM-W/F-Robbinston, ME-Lake Rd. A 2-story barn fully involved on arrival, a nearby house had minor damage but firefighters saved it. M/A responded from Perry, Charlotte and Red Beach.

0665)11:30 AM-W/F-West Athens, ME-Vernal Huff Rd. A fire destroyed a 1.5 story log house, M/A responded from Harmony, Cornville, Cambridge and Madison.


Tuesday, July 19, 2005

0664)11:35 PM-2nd.AL-Sandwich, NH-216 Whiteface Intervale Rd. A 3-story 40X70 barn fully involved with partial collapse and an exposure building, M/A responded from several towns to the scene.

0663)8:52 PM-2nd.AL-Milford, NH-196 North River Rd. A 1-story ranch style house, heavy fire conditions on 1 side on arrival. A family dog was killed in the blaze, M/A responded.

0662)6:28 PM-W/F-Gray, ME-Center Rd. A lightning strike started a structure fire, quckly knocked down. M/A responded to the scene.

0661)5:00 PM-W/F-Brookline, NH-89 Route 13 at Bingham Lumber Co. A fire started by lightning in a wood frame building used to store wood shavings at the lumber mill, M/A responded from Hollis, Mason, Milford and Pepperell,MA.

0660)4:39 PM-MVA-South Thomaston, ME-On the Island Road near “Maine Coast Lobster”. Two vehicles involved with 3 person injured and 1 trapped, jaws from Rockland used for extrication. M/A ambulance from Rockland and Lifeflight called to the Knox County Airport for transport to Bangor.


Monday, July 18, 2005

0659)10:25 PM-ACW-Hollis, ME-17 Diamond Ln. A 12X20 shed fully involved away from any exposures, 1 engine from Buxton responded to the scene.

0658)9:55 PM-ACW-Manchester, NH-350 Hanover St. Fire in the 2nd floor walls of a 3-story wood frame apartment building.

0657)2:20 PM-MVA-Laconia, NH-Union Ave & Arch St. A pickup truck struck a car from behind while it was stopped, waiting to turn left. Two 21 y/o males were trapped in the car, jaws used for extrication. They were both transported to the hospital, the driver of the truck was not injured.

0656)01:30 AM-ACW-Wilton, ME-835 Orchard Dr. A motor home was fully involved with explosions from a propane tank, there was no extension to a nearby garage & house. M/A responded from Farmington & Jay.


Sunday, July 17, 2005


Saturday, July 16, 2005

0655)7:45 PM-ATV ACCIDENT-Dedham, ME-Green Lake Rd. A 52 y/o man driving an ATV went off the road and struck a tree, killing him in the collision. The Warden Service is investigating the accident.

0654)09:05 AM-W/F-Otisfield, ME-42 Heniger Park Rd. A structure fire, M/A responded from several towns to the scene.


Friday, July 15, 2005

0653)10:22 PM-MVA-Lee, NH-Route 155 & Route 155A. A State Trooper responding on a call crashed into a stone wall, he was trapped in the vehicle and jaws were used. He was transported to Wentworth-Douglas Hospital in Dover.

0652)9:30 PM-2nd.AL-Newport, NH-405 Oak St. A large 1.5 story house fire, firefighters arrived to find heavy fire conditions but made a good stop and saved a lot of the contents. M/A responded from Claremont, Croydon, Goshen, Sunapee, and the Cascade Trailer From New London.

0651)5:30 PM-MVA-Livermore Falls, ME-Botka Hill Rd. Jaws used to extricate an injured person, Lifeflight responded for transport.

0650)4:00 PM-ATV ACCIDENT-Knox, ME-Abbot Rd. A 9 y/o boy was killed when he swerved to get out of the way of a dump truck, then fell off the ATV which went into a ditch. the truck then ran over the boy. The accident is under investigation.


Thursday, July 14, 2005

0649)06:20 AM-W/F-Newington, NH-Gosling Rd at the Exxon Station. Fire in a commercial building, M/A responded from Portsmouth, Pease International Tradeport and Portsmouth Naval Shipyard; Greenland, Durham and North Hampton for coverage.

0648)05:20 AM-W/F-Dover, NH-Broadway at the Broadway Car Wash. Fire which probably started in a trash can extended to the exterior of the building and got into the attic area, the fire caused about $40,000 damage.


Wednesday, July 13, 2005

0647)10:00 PM-MVA-Wiscasset, ME-Old Bath Rd. A vehicle was located in flames following a single car accident, 2 persons were killed in the crash. The accident is under investigation.

0646)PM-MVA-Bridgewater, ME-U.S. Route 1. A 5 y/o girl was struck by a minivan while crossing the road on a bicycle, she was transported to the hospital where she died from her injuries. There are no charges pending against the driver of the van.

0645)7:00 PM-3rd.AL-Bedford, NH-19 Harvey Rd. Fire in a 1-story brick 50X200 commercial building, numerous towns responded to the scene and for coverage.

0644)AM-W/F-Orrington, ME-Route 15 at the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. Heavy fire in the metal frame 3-story building, M/A responded from Bucksport, Holden and Brewer.


Tuesday, July 12, 2005

0643)5:50 PM-MVA-Seabrook, NH-I-95 South near Exit 1. A Ford Expedition slammed into the rear of a tractor trailer, pinning the male driver in the smaller truck. Jaws used for extrication, he was airlifted to a Boston hospital with serious injuries.

0642)05:15 AM-W/F-Oxford, ME-84 Pleasant St. Heavy fire mostly contained to 2 rooms in a 2-story apartment building, with smoke and heat damage to other parts of the building. M/A responded to the fire.

0641)05:00 AM-2nd.AL-Derry, NH-21 Eastgate Rd at the Ernest P. Barka Elementary School. A fire destroyed part of the roof and ceiling of the new school building. M/A responded from Londonderry, Manchester, Windham, Auburn, Salem, Chester, and Hampstead.


Monday, July 11, 2005

0640)8:30 PM-W/F-Madison, NH-468 Boulder Rd. A structure fire, smoke showing from the eves on arrival. A 66 y/o man died from smoke inhalation, M/A responded to the fire.

0639)5:30 PM-MVA-Warner, NH-Route 127 & Route 103. A motorcycle accident with CPR being performed on the the operator, Dhart responded to transport the seriously injured subject.

0638)5:05 PM-W/F-Pownal, ME-77 Hallowell Rd. Fire in a 1.5 story wood frame house, M/A responded to the scene.

0637)2:20 PM-W/F-Fairfield, ME-30 Island Ave. A small fire in a 2 story apartment building, fast knock down. M/A responded from Waterville and Winslow to the scene; Clinton for coverage.

0636)03:49 AM-2nd.AL-Salisbury, NH-96 Old Turnpike Rd (Route 4) at the Barn Store of New England. A building fire, M/A responded from several towns.


Sunday, July 10, 2005

0635)9:30 PM-2nd.AL-Claremont, NH-343 Bible Hill Rd. An unocupied home heavily involved, exterior operations only. M/A to the scene from Charlestown and coverage from Newport. The fire is under investigation.

0634)08:15 AM-W/F-Swans Island, ME-127 Minturn Rd at the Swans Island General Store. The store became fully involved and was destroyed. M/A responded from Southwest Harbor and Tremont by ferry, but not in time to save the building.


Saturday, July 9, 2005

0633)10:27 PM-2nd.AL-Newport, NH-25 Pike Hill Road. Large unocupied 2 story house with heavy fire condition and a nearby exposure. M/A From Claremont, Goshen, Sunapee, and New London Cascade Trailer. State Fire Marshal Called into investigate.

0632)7:40 PM-MVA-Old Orchard Beach, ME-Ross Rd by the Scarborough line. A vehicle rolled over with entrapment, jaws used. One person was transported to the hospital with facial injuries. M/A jaws and extrication team responded from Scarborough.

0631)10:45 AM-W/F-Deering, NH-Off Route 149 at Oxbow Campgrounds. A camper fire.


Friday, July 8, 2005

0630)9:50 PM-W/F-(East) Rochester, NH-33 Crowhill Rd. A 1.5 story 24X30 wood frame house fully involved on arrival, M/A responded to the scene and for coverage.

0629)6:30 PM-W/F-Old Town, ME-Portland St at Georgia Pacific Corp. Fire in a mill building, it caused little damage. M/A responded to the scene and for coverage.

0628)10:30 AM-W/F-Portland, ME-414 Woodford St. Heavy fire on the 1st floor of a 2.5 story house, there was some extension to the 2nd floor. A dog was rescued from the house by firefighters.

0627)02:30 AM-W/F-Fryeburg, ME-11 Pine St at the Charles A. Snow Grammer School. An electrical fire in a closet with some extension, heavy smoke damage occurred in the building. M/A responded.


Thursday, July 7, 2005

0626)4:45 PM-MVA-Alton, NH-Route 28. Jaws used to extricate trapped victim, M/A responded from Durham.

0625)04:21 AM-W/F-Owls Head, ME-149 North Shore Dr. Heavy fire on arrival in a 2-story single family dwelling. M/A responded from Rockland, South Thomaston and St George.


Wednesday, July 6, 2005

0624)2:20 PM-3rd.AL-Henniker, NH-32 Old Concord Rd @ Granite State Wood Products. Heavy fire in the planer mill building, a 60X100 2-story structure with fire through the roof on arrival. Officials are estimating $1 million damage to the building and equipment. M/A responded from several towns to the fire.

0623)10:40 AM-MVA-Berwick, ME-Route 236 near the Transfer Station. Jaws used for extrication of a trapped person.

0622)03:30 AM-2nd.AL-Newport, NH-104 Sunapee St. Heavy smoke condition from a 1.5 story residence, quickly knocked down with extensive overhaul, the Fire Marshall was requested to investigate. M/A responded from Sunapee and Goshen.


Tuesday, July 5, 2005

0621)1:40 PM-MVA-Oakland, ME-Pond Rd (Route 23). A vehicle left the road, struck a tree, and roled over. Jaws were used to extricate the female driver, she was transported by Lifeflight to CMMC in Lewiston with serious injuries.

0620)07:40 AM-MVA-Derry, NH-Route 93 northbound, north of Exit 4. A vehicle rolled over with entrapment, jaws were used.


Monday, July 4, 2005

0619)7:24 PM-ACW-Lewiston, ME-80 Pierce St. A fire in the basement of a building, smoke showing on arrival. An engine from Auburn responded M/A.

0618)2:20 PM-W/F-Skowhegan, Me-38 Maple St. A fiberglass boat fire extended to a nearby porch and house, there was extensive damage in the kitchen and smoke and heat damage throughout the structure.

0617)12:00 PM-MVA-Eddington, ME-Route 178. An 83 y/o man had stopped on the side of the road to pick up a couple of appliances and was struck by a car, he was killed in the collision. The accident is under investigation.

0616)10:30 AM-MVA-Cumberland, ME-I-295 south near Tuttle Rd. An SUV rolled over several when operating in the median of the highway and struck an elevated crossover, a 33 y/o male was killed in the collision. State Police are investigating the accident.

0615)07:35 AM-ACW-Hollis, NH-181 Rideout Rd. An attic fire in a house caused minor damage.


Sunday, July 3, 2005

0614)11:15 PM-MVA-Hampstead, NH-Central St & Country Rd. A motorcycle being chased by police left the road and struck a stone wall and some trees. The male operator was killed, the accident is under investigation.

0613)7:00 PM-MVA-Buxton, ME-Long Plains Rd near Elwell Farms Housing. A pickup truck left the road and struck a tree, a lone male occupant in the truck was killed in the collision.

0612)08:45 AM-MVA-Topsham, ME-I-295 Mile 33 South. A school bus carrying children from a camp swerved into the breakdown lane, overcorrected when pulling back into the travel lane and rolled on its side. 46 juveniles, 5 counselors and the driver were transported to five hospitals, most with minor injuries. 1 juvenile was flown by Lifeflight to MMC in Portland. Sixteen rescues responded to the scene from several departments.


Saturday, July 2, 2005

0611)5:00 PM-MVA-Berwick, ME-52 Hubbard Rd. Vehicle rolled over with entrapment, jaws used for extrication. 1 person was transported to Wentworth Douglas Hospital with life threatening injuries, he was later flown by helicopter to MMC in Portland.

0610)PM-PLANE CRASH-New London, NH-Lake Sunapee Country Club near the Eagle's Nest airstrip. A single male died when his ultralight plane crashed shortly after take-off. The FAA is investigating the accident.

0609)1:20 PM-MVA-Belmont, NH-Route 106. Accident with entrapment, jaws used for extrication.

0608)12:00 PM-MVA-Augusta, ME-Weeks Mills Rd. A truck and a van collided, 1 person was killed and 4 others were injured, unknown extent of injuries. The accident is under investigation.

0607)11:30 AM-MVA-Gray, ME-309 West Gray Rd. car collided with a truck, jaws used for entrapment. Reported 2 patients.

0606)AM-MVA-Skowhegan, ME-Route 2 near Lake George Regional Park. A car went into the opposite lane and collided with a pickup truck, an elderly couple in the car were killed. Two occupants in the truck were transported to the hospital with minor injuries. The accident is under investigation.

0605)12:30 AM-W/F-Gilford, NH-Cherry Valley Rd. A 2-story house with fire in the attic area, the 2nd floor also sustained damage. M/A responded from Alton, Belmont, Laconia and Meredith; Coverage from Winnisquam and Meredith.


Friday, July 1, 2005

0604)2:20 PM-ACW-Lewiston, ME-128 Bartlett St. A fire in a building, fire showing on arrival.

0603)1:30 PM-MVA-Danbury, NH-Route 4. An SUV lost control, left the road and struck a tree head-on. The female driver was trapped and jaws were being used to extricate her when she died. A young girl was seriously injured, Dhart responded to transport her. Two other passengers with minor injuries were taken by ambulance to the hospital. M/A assistance responded from Wilmot, Bristol, & New London.



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