Shelton fire log: Crews respond to appliance fire, downed power lines, accidents, alarms

Shelton Fire Department.

Shelton Fire Department.

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The Shelton Fire Department responded to the following calls this past week.

Monday, Feb. 14

At 1:30 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to a motor vehicle accident on Route 8 northbound between exits 11 and 12.

At 3:38 p.m., the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to a fire alarm activation at Anco Engineering Company, 217 Long Hill Cross Road. There was no fire. A broken fire sprinkler pipe caused the alarm.

At 8:59 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3, Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the White Hills Co. No. 5 responded with two engines and a ladder truck to a smoke investigation at a Pheasant Ridge address. There was no fire. Smoke from a furnace backfire caused the incident.

Tuesday, Feb. 15

At 9:20 a.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to a Bridgeport Avenue address for an odor of gas in the building.

At 12:11 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to assist the Derby FD at a fire alarm at a Coon Hollow Road address.

At 12:26 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to assist the Derby FD with an odor of gas in the 300 block of Derby Avenue.

At 3:04 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to assist EMS at a Golec Avenue address.

At 5:56 p.m., the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 responded with a unit to a public service call at a Yutaka Trail address.

At 6:13 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to a Grove Street address for an odor of natural gas outside.

Wednesday, Feb. 16

At 7:44 a.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with and engine and a ladder truck to a fire alarm activated at 1000 Bridgeport Avenue. There was no fire.

Thursday, Feb. 17

At 11:26 a.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the White Hills Co. No. 5 responded an engine and a ladder truck to a fire alarm activation at a Ballaro Drive address. There was no fire.

At 11:46 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to a motor vehicle accident on Route 8 northbound between exits 13 and 14.

Friday, Feb. 18

At 1:30 a.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the White Hills Co. No. 5 responded with a ladder truck to an appliance fire at a Whipporwill Drive address. A heating element in an oven malfunctioned causing the incident.

At 3:17 a.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3, Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 responded with two engines and a utility truck to the Mark Apartments, 7 Acadia Lane, for a public service call.

At 7:13 a.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Huntington Co. No. 3 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to Route 8 southbound between exits 13 and 12 for a motor vehicle accident.

At 12:44 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 responded with an engine to a fire alarm activated at a Jordan Avenue address. There was no fire. Smoke from cooking caused the alarm.

At 6:42 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the White Hills Co. No. 5 responded with an engine to a motor vehicle accident on Waverly Road.

At 7:03 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 and the Huntington Co. No. 3 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to Route 8 southbound between exits 13 and 12 for a motor vehicle accident.

Saturday, Feb. 19

At 5:40 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 responded with an engine and a utility truck to Hurd Road for power lines down.

At 6:54 p.m., the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to a motor vehicle accident on River Road Near Ling Hill Avenue.

At 8:05 p.m., the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to a Ridge Lane for a car fire that had occurred and was out.

Sunday, Feb. 20

At 1:08 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine and a rescue truck to a motor vehicle accident at the Woodside Plaza parking lot, 737 Bridgeport Ave.

At 1:30 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with two engines and a rescue truck to a fire alarm activated at the Brightview Shelton, 30 Beard Saw Mill Road. There was no fire.

At 6:12 p.m., the Pine Rock Park Co. No. 4 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine to a motor vehicle accident on Long Hill Avenue at Platt Road.

At 11:42 p.m., the Huntington Co. No. 3 and the Echo Hose H & L Co. No. 1 responded with an engine and a ladder truck to a fire alarm activated at the Hilton Garden Inn, 25 Old Stratford Road. There was no fire.