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Aug 15, 2014
Norwalk Fire department Press Release Norwalk Fire Department responded to two house fires tonight the first fire came in at 5:42 pm at # 1 Cannon st, Upon arrival they were met with a  car on fire in the driveway which had spread to the house and ignited the third floor. The outside of the home and the third floor were fully involved.
11 Crossland Place 5/27/2014
May 28, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release May 27, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a lawn tractor accident at 11 Crossland Place, Tuesday evening at 6:21 pm. A man in his 60’s was moving some wood logs in a trailer along an embankment in his yard, when the tractor he was riding on tumbled down the hill 20’ pinning the man’s leg under the tractor.
21 Ward Street 5/25/2014
May 28, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department press Release May 25, 2014 The fire was reported at 1318 hours Norwalk fire responded to a structure fire at 21 Ward st. The building was wood frame two stories .The first floor was a work shop and the second floor was an apartment.
56 Van Zant Street 5/16/2014
May 28, 2014
May 16,2014 At approximately 11:00 pm, a man came to the Norwalk fire station # 3 at 56 Van Zant st. and began smashing the windows on the garage door. Fire fighters heard the noise and  restrained the man , He had deep cuts on his arm after he fell on the glass. PD cuffed the man and The ambulance transported him to Norwalk Hospital.
I-95 Truck Fire 5/8/2014
May 12, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release May 8,, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a fully involved tractor trailer truck on I-95,this morning at 11:30am. The truck traveling southbound on I-95, stopped in the slow travel lane just beyond the merge from Route 7 connector.
18 Reservoir Avenue 5/5/2014
May 05, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release May 5, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a basement fire at 18 Reservoir Avenue this morning, at 12:47am. The 2 story, 2 family home had heavy smoke showing from the rear of the home as Firefighters arrived. Firefighters quickly advanced hose lines to the basement and first floor to extinguish the fire, as crews search the home.
Pair of Structure Fires 4/21/2014
Apr 22, 2014
Norwalk Fire Dept. responded to a pair of structure fires 19 min. apart. The first fire was received at 1828 hours for a reported porch fire at 60 William Street Norwalk, Ct. A plume of smoke was visible while responding. E4 first due reported heavy fire in an outside porch attached to the house.
I-95 Northbound X16 & X17 4-15-14
Apr 18, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release April 15, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to an early morning accident on !-95 Northbound, between exit 16 and 17, at 5:00am. The accident involved a tractor trailer truck striking another tractor trailer that was parked on the shoulder just beyond entrance 16 northbound.
Shore & Country Club 3/30/2014
Apr 01, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release March 30, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department’s Marine Division responded to a reported boat adrift in the Norwalk Harbor, near the Shore and Country Club at 12:56pm. While en route to the unmanned boat the firefighters noticed a man clinging to a mooring buoy in the river by channel marker 1 in East Norwalk.
44 Fox Run Road 3/29/2014
Mar 29, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release March 29,, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to barn fire at 44 Fox Run Road this afternoon at  3:27pm. The 2 story barn, 50’ x 80’ housed a work shop and  2 jeeps along with various tools, and storage.
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23 Platt Street 2/22/2014
Mar 04, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release February 22, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to reports of a strong chemical odor along the Norwalk River, Friday evening around 7:00pm. The investigation by the Engine Company led to the Oyster Bend Marina located at 23 Platt Street.
1-95 Northbound 2/22/2014
Mar 04, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release February 22, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to an early morning accident on I-95 Northbound just beyond entrance 14, at 2:25 am. The accident involved 2 cars, a small pickup truck and a tractor trailer truck.
Glover Ave Train Crossing 2/15/14
Feb 16, 2014
February 15, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department along with Norwalk Police responded to a motor vehicle accident at the Glover Ave train crossing which is on the Danbury branch line.
9 Sheriden Street 1/31/2014
Jan 31, 2014
January 31, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 9 Sheridan St. just before 2:30 Friday morning.  Norwalk combined dispatch received the call at 2:25 the first fire unit was on scene at 2:29 and found heavy fire that was visible from the front of the house and multiply cars that were parked next to the house were starting to ignite.
18 Red Oak Lane 1/23/2014
Jan 23, 2014
This afternoon at 1256 hours Norwalk Fire Dept. responded to a reported structure fire at 18 Red Oak Lane. The 2 story residential building had smoke coming from a chimney. Engine 1 first on scene reported a smoke condition inside. They discovered a fire in the floor of the kitchen. The fire had spread along several floor joists, burning the plywood and hard wood flooring.
7 Edgewater Place 1/17/2104
Jan 20, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release January 17, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a fire on an Oyster Boat docked at Norm Blooms and Son Oyster Company at 7 Edgewater Place in East Norwalk. The fire was aboard a 42 foot Oyster Boat called the Vigilant and was called in by employees at 3:44pm.
92 Truman Street 1/11/2014
Jan 15, 2014
This morning at 0125 hours Norwalk combined dispatch received  911 calls for a house fire on 92 Truman Street. Norwalk Fire Dept. responded within 2 minutes because Eng. 2 and Truck 2 were already out on another call. Upon their arrival Truck 2 reported heavy fire showing on the Alpha and Bravo sides of the house.
Water Rescue 1/5/2014
Jan 07, 2014
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release January 5 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a report of two people in a kayak in distress.  At 10:37 this morning Norwalk combined dispatched received a 911 call from a resident reporting that two people were aboard a small kayak trying to chop through the ice to make it back to shore.
204 South Main Street 1/4/2014
Jan 04, 2014
January 4, 2014 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a reported basement fire at 204 South Main Street just after 11:00pm Friday night. The fire was located in a basement bedroom of the 2 ½ story wood framed, 2 family home. Heavy fire was visible through the basement windows upon arrival of fire crews and the house was fully charged with smoke.
I-95 Southbound X-16 12/16/2013
Dec 20, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release December 16, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a reported fuel spill from a truck on I-95 southbound just prior to exit 16 this morning at 10:30am.
532 Flax Hill Rd 12/13/2013
Dec 12, 2013
12/13/13 0205 hours Inc 5822 532 Flax Hill Rd Norwalk Fire responded to a structure fire at 532 Flax Hill Rd.  Upon arrival there was a fully involved garage fire and a car on fire in the driveway.  The garage was attached to a two story home.  The fire was confined to the garage with no fire extension into the home.
21 Nelson Avenue, November 30, 2013
Dec 06, 2013
At 2110 hours, November 30, 2013, Norwalk Combined Dispatch received multiple calls for a residential garage on fire at 21 Nelson Avenue. Engine 4 first on scene reported heavy smoke and fire on the A/B sides of the garage. This is a one car detached garage approximately 6 feet from the main house. Engine 4 stretched a 1 and ¾ inch handline and quickly extinguished the fire.
Public Boat Launch November 29, 2013
Nov 29, 2013
November 29, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department responded fully involved boat fire at the public boat launch today at 12:30pm. The boat, a 22’ Center Console Angler had just been pulled from the water on its trailer when the fire started. The owner told firefighters that he inadvertently left a portable propane heater on and it tipped over as the boat was taken out of the water.
Reed Street November 13, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release November 13, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to single car accident on Reed St. at 11:47am this afternoon. The incident began on Interstate 95 northbound just prior to the exit 14 as the driver suffered a medical emergency.
I-95 South X14 - X13 November 20, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
Today at 1028 hours Norwalk Fire Dept. was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on I-95 South Bound between exits 14 and 13. Additional calls indicated that a tractor trailer was on its side. Upon our arrival there was a tractor trailer on its side and all 3 lanes were affected, no traffic was getting through.
171 Main street Novenber 24, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
November24, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a fire in the Laundromat at 171 Main Street, just after 10:00pm, Sunday night. Upon arrival Firefighters were met by heavy smoke coming out of the two front doors of the business.
The Sandy Ground November 5, 2013
Nov 05, 2013
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DHL Delivery Box Truck November 1, 2013
Nov 01, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release November 1, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department was called to assist with the removal of a DHL delivery box truck that became wedged under the Washington Street train bridge, Friday afternoon. The 13 ‘6” truck became wedged under the 11’ 2” bridge at 2:24pm.
127 Harbor Avenue November 1, 2013
Nov 01, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release November 1, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a report of a car into the building at 129 Harbor Ave at 1:07 am this morning. The Dodge Minivan traveling northbound left the roadway as it rounded a bend in the road and struck the front of the apartment building.
Peck's Ledge Lighthouse October 13, 2013
Oct 16, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release October 13, 2013 The Norwalk Fire Department’s marine division received a marine distress at 3:42pm Saturday afternoon.
RT 15 South Exit 40 September 3, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
Norwalk Fire Department Press Release September 3, 2013 The Norwalk and Westport Fire Departments responded to a reported car off the Merritt Parkway southbound and into the woods just prior to exit 40, at 8:24 am.
21 Osborne Ave. September 3, 2013
Sep 09, 2013
Norwalk Fire Dept. responded to a structure fire at 21 Osborne Ave. East Norwalk at 1734 hours. Before our arrival Norwalk Combined Dispatch received another call that an elderly couple was trapped on the third floor. Upon our arrival smoke was showing from 2 sides of the 3 family house on the second floor.
206 Suncrest Rd August 24, 2013
Aug 29, 2013

Good afternoon,

            Earlier today the Norwalk Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 206 Suncrest Rd. Upon arrival companies reported smoke coming from the rear and second floor of the apartment. Companies carried out a coordinated fire attack and ventilation of the first and second floors. The fire was quickly extinguished. No one was home at the time of the fire. The occupant and her son arrived home a short time later. The fire is being investigated by Inspector Luca Feola of the Fire Marshal’s office. The alarm time was 1223 hours and there were no injuries.

 


33 Pettom Rd August 18, 2013
Aug 21, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release   8/18/13 Time of fire: 05:39 Location: 33 Pettom RD.     The Norwalk Fire Dept responded to a house fire at 33 Pettom Rd. The call came in as persons still trapped in the house.
9 Van Zant St & 28 Spring Hill Ave August 6, 2013
Aug 08, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release   August 6, 2013   The Norwalk Fire Department responded to two separate fires this morning. The first fire came in at 6:26 am and was confined to the paint spraying booth at Casale Auto body at 9 Van Zant Street. The owner started up the ventilation system when arriving at work and noticed the room filling with smoke.
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467 West Ave Loehmann's Plaza August 1, 2013
Aug 05, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release   8/1/13 4:39 pm   Norwalk Fire responded to a fire at 467 West ave. “Loehmann's Plaza” The fire started on the second floor of “Stark Carpet Store. Rolls of carpet & fabric were burned, there was smoke & water damage to the building. The cause is under investigation.
Osprey Rescue Ingalls Ave July 29, 2013
Aug 05, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release     July 29 2013 Time 5:30 pm   Norwalk Fire Fighters rescued an Osprey that had one of its wings caught in the frame of light tower that lights up the baseball field behind Nathen Hale School on Ingalls Ave. The Ospreys have built a large nest on the tower that stands about 70 feet up.
11 Reynlods Street July 23, 2013
Aug 05, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release   July 24, 2013   The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a leaking 100 lb propane cylinder at 11 Reynolds St at 6 pm Tuesday 7/23/13. The business, Artistic Iron Works uses the 100lb portable propane tank for heating and shaping in the fabrication of its iron products.
39 Meadow Street July 20, 2013
Jul 20, 2013
July 20, 2013   The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a fire at 39 Meadow Street at 4:14 am, this morning. The fire originated outside the exterior rear corner of the 3 story home and melted the vinyl siding from the ground to the eves. The older cement clapboard siding underneath the vinyl prevented the fire from extending into the home.
9 Ivy Place July 7, 2013
Jul 12, 2013
7/7/13 Time 1800 hrs.   Norwalk Fire responded to a fire at 9 Ivy Pl. The fire started and was confined to the kitchen. The occupant was burned trying to put the fire out. The man received 2nd degree burns to his face and arm. FD treated him on scene he was transported to Norwalk Hospital. The kitchen was gutted and the fire is under investigation.
17 Chestnut St June 11, 2013
Jun 11, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release June 11, 2013     Norwalk Fire Department responded to a reported gas explosion at the site of an old tie factory located on Chestnut St. The call came in at 8:04AM.  Neighbors reported they heard an explosion followed by a strong odor of gas.
14 Shorefront Park June 7, 2013
Jun 08, 2013
Today at 0313 hours Norwalk Fire Dispatch received a call for smoke in the basement with smoke alarms sounding at 14 Shorefront Park. Norwalk Fire companies E5, E2, E3, T2, T1, R1 and C2 were dispatched. E5 first to arrive reported smoke showing. They were met by the occupants outside. This is a one and a half story wood frame residential home.
Merritt Parkway North X40 - X41 6/4/2013
Jun 05, 2013
June 4, 2013   The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident this evening on the Merritt Parkway Northbound between exit 40 and 41.
74 Devils Garden Rd May 20, 2013
May 21, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press release   May 20, 2013   Norwalk Fire responded to a house fire at 74 Devils Garden Rd. The fire started in the kitchen of this two family home on the first floor. Fire spread up the wall to the second floor apartment. The house was posted unfit for occupancy, displacing two families eight people total.
I-95 North X-13 April 25, 2013
Apr 27, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release April 25, 2013 Time: 0419   Norwalk FD responded to a MVA on I-95 north bound at exit 13 off ramp. The car hit a tree and the driver was trapped in the vehicle. FD extricated the driver who was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other passengers in the car.
261 Ely Ave. April 17, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release April 17, 2012 The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a fire at 261 Ely Ave. (Roodner Court) building 14.  Norwalk combined dispatch received a call of a possible structure fire on the third floor at 1:33 this morning.  This is a three story apartment building with 18 units in the building.
100 San Vincenzo Place April 16, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release April 16, 2012   Norwalk Firefighters responded to a fire in a condominium complex at 100 SanVincenzo Pl.  This complex was built in 1992 and is comprised of 58 living units.  Norwalk combined dispatch received a call of a fire in unit 34 at 12:21 this afternoon.
19 Lawrence Street April 16, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
NorwalkFire Department Press Release April 16, 2012   Norwalk Firefighters responded to a fire in a two family house at 19 Lawrence St.  Norwalk combined dispatch received a call of a possible structure fire at 2:00 this afternoon.  The Meadow Street fire unit were first to arrive, and were on the scene in less than one minute.
26 Leuvine Street March 20, 2013
Mar 22, 2013
March 20 2013     Norwalk Fire responded to a house fire with a man trapped on the second floor at 26 Leuvine St. at 5:56 pm. Fire fighters quickly raised  a ladder to the trapped man and brought him down. The man was uninjured but did have some smoke inhalation. He was treated at the scene by paramedics and released.
8 Ridge Street March 18, 2013
Mar 18, 2013
March 18, 3013     Norwalk Fire responded to a reported house fire at # 8 Ridge st. Upon arrival crews were met with heavy fire showing from the second floor apartment. All occupants escaped with no injuries. The fire started in the kitchen and dining area on the second floor. The fire is still under investigation, but appears to be from a discarded cigarette.
35 Glasser Street February 25, 2013
Mar 01, 2013
February 25 2013   This afternoon at 2:55 pm the Norwalk Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 35 Glasser St. Upon arrival the first company found flames coming out of a first floor window on the left side of a duplex.


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