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Fire: Meetinghouse Rd.

January 11th, 2019

Time of Call: 6:29pm on January 10th, 2019

The department responded to a residence for a report of trash being burned. Upon arrival found no fire. Occupants informed of rules and regulations for open air burning

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Fire: Daniel Shays Hwy.

January 7th, 2019

Time of Call: 9:12am on January 7th, 2019

The department responded to a residence for a reported chimney fire. Upon arrival found same. Fire confined to the chimney and extinguished. Chimney and building checked and no other problems found. Owner advised not to use the wood stove/furnace and to call a professional chimney cleaning service.

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Fire: South Valley Rd.

October 13th, 2018

Time of Call; 4:26pm on October 13th, 2018

The department responded to a residence for a reported structure fire (rear apartment). Upon arrival found no fire. Investigation revealed alarm was a result of smoke from incense burning.

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Fire: Harkness Rd.

September 10th, 2018

Time of Call: 3:14pm on September 10th, 2018

The department responded to a reported transformer fire. Upon arrival found an insulator on a utility pole burning. Eversource notified and responded.

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Fire: Meetinghouse Rd.

August 19th, 2018

Time of Call: 9:10pm on August 18th, 2018

The department responded to a residence for a reported trash fire behind the house. Upon arrival found same. Fire extinguished.

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Fire: Meetinghouse Rd.

June 3rd, 2018

Time of Call: 9:37pm on June 2nd, 2018

The department responded to a residence for a rubbish fire in the back yard. Fire extinguished and verbal warning issued.

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Fire: Shutesbury Rd.

May 20th, 2018

Time of Call: 2:59pm on May 20th, 2018

The department responded to a residence for a reported motor vehicle fire. Upon arrival found fully involved car fire. Fire extinguished, cause determined to be electrical.

Car Fire 5-20-18

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Fire: Packardville Rd.

April 22nd, 2018

Time of Call: 5:43pm on April 21st, 2018

The department responded to a structure fire at 123 Packardville Rd. While on the scene of the house fire, received a report of a large brush fire at 135 Packardville Rd. Departments from Amherst, Belchertown and Shutesbury responded mutual aid. The house fire is under investigation by the state fire marshal. No one was at home at the time of the fire. A total of 27 firefighters responded. Pelham and Belchertown Police assisted. All units cleared the scene at 8:48pm.

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Fire: Amherst Rd.

January 9th, 2018

Time of Call: 8:58am on January 9th, 2018

The department responded to a reported car fire. Upon arrival found no smoke or fire. Investigation revealed a transmission line broke allowing fluid to leak onto the exhaust pipe.

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Fire: Buffam Rd.

December 13th, 2017

Time of Call: 10:42am on December 12th, 2017

The department responded to a reported car fire. Upon arrival found no fire, fire extinguished. Investigation revealed a small amount of transmission fluid had over flowed and burned.

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