September 2002 Fire & MVA Log


SEPTEMBER 2002


Monday, September 30, 2002

02-1359)Afternoon-MVA-HIllsborough,NH-Rt.9 & 31-Jaws operating-(1) Fatality

02-1358)12:35 PM-MVA-Portsmouth,NH-100 Rotary Circle at the Liquor Store-Car into the store-Jaws operating

02-1358)6:00 AM-2nd.AL-Auburn,ME-460 Court St.-2 story apartment building fire-M/A to the fire


Sunday, September 29, 2002

02-1357)7:30 PM-MVA-West Paris,ME-Rt.219-Rollover-Jaws operating

02-1356)4:00 PM-MVA-Windham,NH-Rt.111 & Faith Rd. Jaws operating-M/A from Pelham & Londonderry to the scene

02-1355)12:50 PM-MVA-Bath,ME-6 Mitchell Rd. ATV accident-Serious injury, Lifeflight to the scene

02-1354)9:00 AM-W/F-Sunapee,NH-Grandliden Hill Rd. Grandliden Condos-Fire in 1 unit-M/A from Newport, Newbury & New London FD's to the scene

02-1353)7:58 AM-MVA-Poland,ME-184 Mechanic Falls Rd. Rollover-Jaws & Air Bags operating-Lifeflight to the scene

02-1352)7:50 AM-W/F-Enfield,NH-235 Choate Rd. Mobile Home fire

02-1351)4:41 AM-W/F-Windham,ME-Rt.115 at Pat Mans Redemption Center-Structure fire

02-1350)4:18 AM-MVA-Palmyra,ME-Rt.2-(1) Fatality-Pittsfield FD M/A to the scene

02-1349)3:30 AM-W/F-Brewer,ME-10 Brewer St. Apartment building fire-M/A from Eddington & Holden FD's

02-1348)2:08 AM-W/F-Alfred,ME-near 261 Witcher's Mills Rd. 2 Story house fully involved-M/A from Ross Corner, Sanford, Kennebunk, Wells, Goodwins Mills & Waterboro FD's


Saturday, September 28, 2002

02-1347)10:50 PM-MVA-Unity,ME-Rt.139 at the Unity Raceway-Jaws operating, Lifeflight to the scene-(1) Fatality

02-1346)8:04 PM-MVA-Candia,NH-Rt.101 Westbound near Exit 3-Car Vs Moose-Jaws from Raymond FD operating


Friday, September 27, 2002

02-1345)9:58 PM-MVA-Dover,NH-Central Ave at Weeks Crossing near Chili's Restaurant-(2) Vehicles, (5) Injured-Jaws operating

02-1344)7:48 PM-W/F-Sullivan,ME-Rt.1 at the Sullivan Fire Department's North Fire Station-Heavy fire throughout the 2nd floor-All apparatus saved-M/A from Sorrento, Gouldsboro, Winter Harbor, Franklin, Hancock & Ellsworth FD's to the scene


Thursday, September 26, 2002

02-1343)9:38 PM-MVA-Litchfield,ME-Dennis Hill Rd. Motorcycle Accident-Serious injury-Lifeflight to the scene

02-1342)12:44 PM-W/F-Sandown,NH-47 Little Mill Rd. House fully involved-M/A from East Derry, Auburn, Danville, Plaistow, Fremont, Chester & Stratham FD's to the fire

02-1341)11:00 AM-MVA-New Sharon,ME-Rt.27-Car Vs Tree-Jaws from Farmington FD operating-Lifeflight to the scene

02-1340)7:48 AM-W/F-Hollis,NH-26 Hazel St. House fire


Wednesday, September 25, 2002

02-1339)7:15 PM-W/F-Kennebunkport,ME-8 Cranberry Lane in the Goose Rocks section of town-House fire-M/A from Kennebunk & Arundel FD's

02-1338)4:30 PM-W/F-Millinocket,ME-15 Penobscot Ave-Apartment building fire

02-1337)12:32 PM-W/F-Bath,ME-1 Nichols St. Building fire

02-1336)11:25 AM-Small Plane Crash-Gilford/Meredith,NH- into Lake Winnipesaukee near Steam Boat Island-(2) Fatalities

02-1335)3:45 AM-W/F-Parsonsfield,ME-Mudget St. in Kezar Falls village-Building fire-M/A to the scene

02-1334)1:30 AM-W/F-Portland,ME-246 Auburn St. Building fire


Tuesday, September 24, 2002

02-1333)4:00 PM-Ultralight Plane Crash-Mercer,ME-off Rt.2 at the Sandy River-(1) Fatality-Farmington & New Sharon FD on the scene

02-1332)3:55 PM-MVA-Candia,NH-240 Raymond Rd. - Jaws from Raymond FD operating

02-1331)Morning-MVA-Newburgh,ME-Lindsey Rd. Tractor rollover-(1) Fatality

02-1330)6:30 AM-2nd.AL-Portland,ME-65 Congress St. 3 story apartment building fire


Monday, September 23, 2002

02-1329)5:00 PM-W/F-Medway,ME-Rt.116-Mobile Home fire


Sunday, September 22, 2002

02-1328)11:22 PM-MVA-Rockland,ME- Old County Rd. & Limerock St. Pickup truck over guardrail and into an old quarry. 75' drop-extensive extrication time-Serious injury

02-1327)2:10 PM-MVA-Madison,ME- Thurston Hill Rd. (2) Cars & Farm Tractor involved-(5) injured-Jaws operating, M/A from Anson FD to the scene

02-1326)5:47 AM-W/F-Lewiston,ME-10 Judkin Ave - Garage fire


Saturday, September 21, 2002

02-1325)4:00 AM-MVA-Danforth,ME-Central St. (2) Cars, (2) Ejected with serious injuries-M/A from Indian Township Fire/Rescue to the scene

02-1324)00:45 AM-MVA-Princeton,ME-Rt.1-(2) cars, (1) Fatality


Friday, September 20, 2002

02-1323)1:44 PM-MVA-Thomaston,ME-118 Main St. Serious injury-Jaws operating


Thursday, September 19, 2002

02-1322)10:59 AM-2ND ALM-Tamworth,NH-342 Loring Rd - 3 STY WDFR House fully involved with extension to another building and about 1 acre of woodland-Extensive M/A to the fire

02-1321)9:43 AM-3RD ALM-Manchester,NH-413 Calef Rd - House Fire


Wednesday, September 18, 2002

02-1320)2:51 PM-W/F-Plymouth,NH-28 Highland St. Plymouth State college 3 Stry Brk Fire Floor #1- 5 Depts M/A to the fire

02-1319)2:25 PM-MVA-Mount Vernon,ME-Dunns Corner & Wings Mills Rd. -Van Vs Dump Truck-Several injured & (1) Fatality


Tuesday, September 17, 2002

02-1318)Afternoon-MVA-Alstead,NH-Walpole Valley Rd. - Rollover with severe injury


Monday, September 16, 2002

02-1317)Morning-MVA-Hopkinton,NH-I-89-Van rollover into a tree-(1) Fatality

02-1316)7:54 AM-MVA-Standish,ME-Rt.35 & Speer Rd. School Bus into a house-Several injured-M/A from Gorham FD to the scene

02-1315)7:05 AM-W/F-Rochester,NH-116 Wakefield St. 2 story dwelling fire


Sunday, September 15, 2002

02-1314)3:39 PM-MVA-Hopkinton,NH-I-89-(1) Fatality

02-1313)8:00 AM-2nd.AL-Walpole,NH-River Rd-House fire-(1) Fatality-M/A from Alstead, Charlestown, North Walpole & Westmoreland NH along with Westminster & Bellows Falls,VT FD's


Saturday, September 14, 2002

02-1312)2:20 PM-Woods Fire-Belmont,NH-off Christy Lane-1/2 acre fire-M/A from 6 towns to the fire


Friday, September 13, 2002

02-1311)5:40 PM-MVA-Auburn,NH-Rt.101 near Exit 2-Jaws operating

02-1310)9:54 AM-MVA-Lebanon,NH-I-89 NB between Exits 17 & 18-Jaws operating

02-1309)9:22 AM-W/F-Auburn,ME-145 Howe St. House fire-M/A from Lewiston FD

02-1308)6:49 AM-W/F-Sebago,ME-Rt.107 near the Bridgeton town line-Mobile Home fire-M/A from Bridgeton, Standish & Denmark FD's to the fire

02-1307)1:15 AM-W/F-Lovell,ME-Rt.5 at "The Wicked Good Store" - Structure fire-M/A to the scene


Thursday, September 12, 2002

02-1306)10:50 PM-MVA-Buckfield,ME-Rt.117 & 124-Jaws operating-Lifeflight to the scene

02-1305)Afternoon-Woods Fire-Wilmot,NH-off Rt.4A in a remote area between Butterfield & Piper Ponds

02-1304)Morning-MVA-Township 9,Range 13 WELS,ME--Johns Bridge Rd. at Johns Bridge-Van loaded with migrant workers went off the bridge into Round Pond at the Allagash Wilderness Waterway-(14) People in the van were killed

02-1303)8:30 AM-2nd.AL-Claremont,NH-River St at "Catamount Pallet Co." Fire in an oil pit inside the building-M/A to the scene

02-1302)5:55 AM-MVA-Richmond,ME-Rt.95 NB near Exit 26-Rollover-Jaws working-Lifeflight to the scene-(1) Fatality


Wednesday, September 11, 2002

02-1301)11:04 PM-W/F-Sanford,ME-Berwick St. 2 story building well involved

02-1300)7:18 PM-MVA-Manchester,NH-125 Thornton St. Tree down on bucket of a line worker's truck-Worker trapped-2 Engines and Rescue Co. working

02-1299)3:14 PM-Brush Fire-Weare,NH-Memorial Drive-Large area burning due to power lines down-M/A to the scene

02-1298)12:30 PM-W/F-Skowhegan,ME-Canaan Rd. on Casino Hill-Mobile Home fire


Tuesday, September 10, 2002

02-1297)10:20 PM-W/F-Brooksville,ME-Sunset Acres farm in North Brooksville-Cottage fire

02-1296)10:00 PM-W/F-Harmony,ME-Mainstream Rd-Mobile Home well involved-(2) Fatalities (Children) (1) adult injured-M/A from Cambridge, Athens and Wellington FD's to the scene

02-1295)7:00 PM-Woods Fire-New Sharon,ME-off the George Thomas Rd.

02-1294)3:05 PM-W/F-Pittsfield,ME-Greeley St at the Maine Fence Company-Fire in a chipping machine, wood stockpiles and chip pile-M/A from St.Albans, Hartland and Newport FD's to the scene

02-1293)Afternoon-Woods Fire-Oxbow Plantation (near Marsardis),ME-on a logging road west of the town of Masardis-40 acres burning

02-1292)2:43 PM-2nd.AL-Pittsfield,NH-22 Watson St. 2 story house fire-M/A to the scene

02-1291)2:25 PM-W/F-Pittsfield,ME-12 Easy St. 2 story house fire

02-1290)Morning-Woods Fire-Carthage,ME-off Morrison Hill near Pohdunk Pond-M/A to the scene

02-1289)9:40 AM-W/F-Yarmouth,ME-end of Hillcrest Ave on Cousins Island-Lobster Boat Fully involved

Morning update-Woods Fire-Shawtown Township,ME-(east of Greenville near White Cap Mt.) on Black Pinnacle Ridge - reports now are that the fire is burning over 70 acres - Choppers and dozers working the fire in very remote rugged terrain

02-1288)3:15 AM-2nd.AL-Portland,ME-905 Congress St. (Sportsman's Bar & Grill) 3 story wdfr building, fire on floor 2 & 3


Monday, September 09, 2002

02-1287)2:15 PM-Woods Fire-Farmington,NH-off the Meaderboro Rd. near Baxter Lake-M/A to the scene

02-1286)9:00 AM-MVA-Sutton,NH-Rt.89 NB-Car Vs Guardrail-(1) Fatality

02-1285)Morning-Woods Fire-Shawtown Township,ME-(east of Greenville near White Cap Mt.) on Black Pinnacle Ridge - when discovered the fire was burning around 40 acres


Sunday, September 08, 2002

02-1284)Morning-Woods Fire-Carrabassett,ME-off the Stoney Brook Rd. near Crocker Mt. - M/A from Eustis, Kingfield and the Maine Forest Service to the fire

02-1283)Morning-Woods Fire-Mattagammon Lake (near Baxter State Park),ME-2 acre fire burning

02-1282)Morning-Woods Fire-Churchill Lake (near Baxter State Park),ME-4 acre fire burning

02-1281)Morning-Woods Fire-Grindstone Township (north of Millinocket),ME-remote 6 acre fire burning

02-1280)Morning-Woods Fire-Standish,ME-Harmon Hill Rd.-Extensive M/A to the fire-York County Wildland Firefighter team also responded to the fire


Saturday, September 07, 2002

02-1279)10:07 PM-MVA-China,ME-China Rd. near the Dunbar Rd. Serious injury

02-1278)9:09 PM-W/F-Mount Desert (Somesville),ME-Whitney Farm Rd. House fully involved with extension into the woods-M/A from Southwest Harbor, Tremont and Bar Harbor FD's

02-1277)7:17 PM-MVA-Gorham,ME-Saco St. (1) Fatality

02-1276)6:30 PM-MVA-Mason,NH-Old Ashby Rd. Car Vs Tree-(2) Fatalities, (3) Injured


Friday, September 06, 2002

02-1275)01:10 AM-W/F-Livermore,ME-River Rd. Mobile Home fully involved-M/A from Livermore Falls FD to the scene

02-1274)00:57 AM-W/F-Biddeford,ME-5 Moores Brook Rd. House fire-M/A to the scene


Thursday, September 05, 2002

02-1273)12:16 PM-MVA-Woodsville,NH-Rt.10-(2) cars, 1 into a house-Jaws operating

02-1272)9:05 AM-W/F-Orrington,ME-Penobscot County Energy Recovery Co. Fire through the roof of the "Tipping Building" - M/A from Brewer & Bucksport FD's to the scene

02-1271)1:05 AM-MVA-Lyndborough,NH-unknown location-Car Vs Tree-(2) Trapped, Jaws operating


Wednesday, September 04, 2002

02-1270)10:05 PM-2nd.AL-Merrimack,NH-40 Hanson Drive-House fire-M/A to the scene

02-1269)9:15 PM-MVA-Manchester,NH-Reservoir Ave. by the Junior High School-Jaws operating

02-1268)5:00 PM-2nd.AL-Cumberland,ME-4 Teal Drive-Cellar fire in a 2 story house-M/A to the scene

02-1267)4:53 PM-MVA-Laconia,NH-White Oaks Rd. Rollover-Jaws operating

02-1266)Afternoon-W/F-Unity,NH-Cold Pond Rd. Wood Chipper fire with extension to a building and woods-M/A to the scene

02-1265)7:30 AM-MVA-Township 14,ME (near Alexander)-Car Vs Pole-Passersby pulled driver from car as it became involved in flames-Driver later died from her injuries

02-1264)4:50 AM-3rd.AL-Portland,ME-100 State St. Apartment fire on floor 3 of a 6 story brick apartment building-(1) occupant injured

02-1263)Early morning-W/F-Orono,ME-University of Maine campus at the "Sigma Alpha Epsilon" Fraternity-Structure fire

02-1262)2:16 AM-MVA-Rochester,NH-626 Pickering Rd. Car Vs Tree-(1) Fatality


Tuesday, September 03, 2002

02-1261)5:01 PM-W/F-Lewiston,ME-256 East Ave. Building fire

02-1260)4:50 PM-MVA-Sabattus,ME-Rt.9 & Crowley Rd. (2) Fatalties

02-1259)Afternoon-MVA-Hollis,ME-unknown location-Jaws operating-M/A rescue to the scene

02-1258)2:25 PM-3rd.AL-Waterboro,ME-365 Ossipee Hill Rd. 2 Story garage well involved with some extension to a large 3 story farmhouse-M/A to the scene

02-1257)1:14 PM-Brush Fire-Plymouth,NH-Tenny Mountain Highway-M/A from Ashland, Rumney, Holderness, Campton & NHFFS to the scene

02-1256)11:20 AM-MVA-Deer Isle,ME-Sunshine Causeway-Jeep rollover into the clamflats-(1) Fatality

02-1255)8:47 AM-MVA-Searsport,ME-Rt.1 near the Stockton Springs town line-Car Vs Truck-(1) Fatality


Monday, September 02, 2002

02-1254)6:12 PM-MVA-Danville,NH-off G.H.Carter Lane-ATV accident-Serious injury

02-1253)5:30 PM-W/F-Farmington,ME-Davis Rd. at the Bailey Farm-Dairy barn fully involved-M/A from Industry, Jay, Chesterville, Temple, Wilton, New Sharon & New Vineyard FD's to the fire

02-1252)3:30 PM-MVA-Newport,NH-Rt.10 near the Goshen town line-Car Vs Pole-Rollover with entrapment-Jaws operating-Serious injury

02-1251)1:45 PM-W/F-Bedford,NH-134 Pebble Beach Rd. Building fire

02-1250)1:30 PM-W/F-Farmington,ME-Marvel St. at "Northeast Wood Turning" - Building fire-M/A to the scene

02-1249)11:16 AM-Small Plane Crash-Swanzey,NH-in the woods off Rt.12 near the Keene line-Fire involved-(7) Fatalities-M/A to the scene


Sunday, September 01, 2002

02-1248)9:30 PM-MVA-Pelham,NH-32 Nashua Rd. Jaws operating

02-1247)8:25 PM-MVA-Deering,NH-off the Camp Rd. ATV accident-(1) Fatality & (1) Very seriously injured-M/A from Hillsboro FD/Rescue

02-1246)7:30 PM-MVA-Bucksport,ME-Rt.15 - Car Vs a moving Train - Serious injury-Lifeflight to the scene

02-1245)6:13 PM-Woods Fire-Milford,ME-192 Main St. Woods fire threatening several homes

02-1244)2:01 PM-MVA-Rye,NH-168 Washington Rd. Rollover-Jaws operating-(1) Fatality

02-1243)12:08 PM-MVA-Windham,NH-Windham Depot & Roulston Rd. - ATV Vs Dirt Bike-(2) Seriously injured

02-1242)12:05 PM-MVA-Belgrade,ME-Knowles Rd. Car Vs Dirt Bike-Serious head trauma to the rider

02-1241)11:20 AM-MVA-South Berwick,ME-Rt.236 & Old Mill-Car Vs Motorcycle-Serious injury


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