Tag: Joe Shefer

Semi MVA on Rte. 95

It took rescue units and several ambulances from Old Lyme, Flanders of East Lyme, Old Saybrook and Waterford to untangle a three-car crash involving a tractor-trailer on Route 95 south at Exit 71. As personnel operated, the busy...

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Norwich Commercial Fire

Norwich (CT) firefighters struck three alarms to bring a fire on North Main Street under control recently. The fire, at an auto repair shop, had broken through the roof upon Engine 2’s arrival, and a second alarm was requested....

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Taftville MVA

Taftville firefighters (CT) responded to a single-vehicle rollover that left a fire hydrant out of service, but no injuries. – Fire News photo by Joe Shefer

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House Destroyed in Baltic

The Baltic (CT) Fire Department along with mutual aid from several neighboring communities arrived at a Whitehall Drive address to find an occupied two-story colonial fully involved. All occupants evacuated the building prior to...

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1 Injured in Norwich MVA

City of Norwich firefighters extricated one person with minor injuries at Broad and Broadway. – Fire News photo by Joe Shefer

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Baltic’s Past-Chief Alphonse Girard

Past-Chief and active member of the Baltic Fire Department for 52 years, Alphonse ‘Hogan’ Girard was also a Marine during WWII and the USMC provided a Marine Honor Guard  with a gun salute, playing of Taps and the flag from...

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