Electrical Investigation / Small Structure Fire – Wareham Street - July 29, 2015

Company 3 was dispatched to an outside electrical investigation on Wareham Street with Engine 3.  On arrival, Lieutenant Frank Nye assumed Command reporting a transformer fire out on the street and an electrical fire inside a house directly across the street.  Command requested the incident be upgraded to a Structure Fire response, bringing Company’s 1 and 2 with additional apparatus.  The fire was contained to the homes electrical panel and service wire.  Eversource was called to the scene to correct the problem and to try an assist the homeowner with their power restoration.  (Photo’s by Fire Chief, Craig Weston)