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Fire: Amherst Rd.

May 5th, 2017

Time of Call: 3:03pm on May 4th, 2017

The department responded to a residence for a report of illegal burning. Upon arrival found same, fire extinguished.

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Fire: Amherst Rd.

April 24th, 2017

Time of Call: 3:42pm on April 24th, 2017

The department responded to a residence for a reported illegal burning. Investigation revealed same. Fire extinguished, warning given.

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Fire: Amherst Rd.

April 9th, 2017

Time of Call: 11:31am on April 9th, 2017

The department responded to a residence for a reported brush fire out of control. Upon arrival found a small brush pile burning. Fire extinguished.

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Fire: Cook Rd.

March 9th, 2017

Time of Call: 3:08pm on March 8th, 2017

The department responded to a residence for a reported brush fire. Upon arrival found a large brush pile burning. The fire was a result of the disposal of ashes from a wood stove. Fire confined and extinguished.

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Fire: Amherst Rd.

December 26th, 2016

Time of Call: 4:14pm on December 25th, 2016

The department responded to a report of a power line on fire. Upon arrival found power line arcing. Electric company notified and responded.

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Fire: Daniel Shays Hwy.

December 2nd, 2016

Time of Call: 1:13pm on December 2nd, 2016

The department responded to a reported brush fire. Upon arrival found a small brush fire, a result of a power line down. Electric company notified and responded. Power shut down, fire extinguished.

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Fire: Jones Rd.

October 26th, 2016

Time of Call: 2:42pm on October 25th, 2016

The department responded to a residence for a reported outside fire near a shed. Upon arrival found a small brush fire approx. 10′ x 10′. Fire extinguished.

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Fire: Quabbin Reservoir

October 17th, 2016

Time of Call: 9:49am on October 15th, 2016

The department was requested by DCR Fire Control to assist with burning hot spots from the brush fire the night before. Units cleared at 1:00pm.

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Fire: Quabbin Reservoir

October 17th, 2016

Time of Call: 6:14pm on October 14th, 2016

The department responded mutual aid to a brush fire in at Gate 15 in Shutesbury along with New Salam and Leverett Fire Departments. Upon arrival found fire to be in Pelham. Approx. one acre involved. Unit cleared the scene at 9:00pm.

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Fire: Old Pratts Corner Rd.

July 24th, 2016

Time of Call: 7:00am on July 24th, 2016

The department resumed operations at the Old Pratts Corner Road brush fire from yesterday.  Approx. 6.5 acres involved. Mutual aid provided by State DCR District 9 & 10 Forest Fire Control, Chesterfield, Windsor, Worthington, Amherst, and Hadley Fire Departments. Total personnel 29. All units cleared the scene at 6:00pm. Operations to resume in the morning.

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