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Trumbull Regional Dispatch Center: 203.459.0159

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Nichols Fire Dept.
100 Shelton Road
Trumbull, CT 06611

 
 
 
Garbage truck fire on Nutmeg drive
   
   
   
Friday, January 6, 2017 
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At 12:32 pm today Nichols Engine 301 ,Rescue 300, TC 103 and TC Car 1 responded to a reported truck fire on Nutmeg Drive. Arriving units found an alert driver of a garbage truck who noticed that his load was on fire and took immediate actions. He found a secluded part of the parking lot and dumped the burning debris and then positioned his truck away from the burning garbage prior to FD arrival. With the assistance of Trumbull Public Works department the debris was spread out to make extinguishment easier.