Quincy, MA, approx. 2115 hrs 11/4/06. Multiple calls were received for a house fire at the corner of Sea St. and Narragansett Rd., upon arrival the first due company reported smoke showing, and shortly thereafter reported heavy fire in the rear of a 2-1/2 story wood frame. A working fire assignment was called for, and a good stop was made.
Boston, MA approx. 0010 hrs. 11/5/06. An off duty Boston EMS EMT on his way home from shift came across a motor vehicle accident on the Enneking Parkway by Turtle pond (the site of many MVA's with multiple trauma). Two victims were extricated by Boston EMS Ambulance 18 and Paramedic 5 with the assistance of the Boston Fire Department and transported for treatment.
Danvers, MA, Approximately 0250 hrs 11/22/06. Multiple 9-1-1 calls for an explosion were received, and first responding companies reported smoke and a light in the sky from a distance. The OIC struck second and third alarms prior to arriving on scene for a fire in a chemical facility that eventually went to a general alarm. The Eastern Propane company across the street was on the backside of the direction of the blast, and the air currents created actually sucked the glass OUT.