Meredith crews responded at 11:36 to a report of a structure fire in the Interlakes Mobile Home Park. 14C1 arrived on scene at 11:41 and advised smoke showing from a 14 x 70 foot mobile home. 14 Engine 1 arrived shortly after and crews made entry. The crew quickly knocked down a fire on the stove which had begun to extend to the cabinetry above the stove. Companies evacuated smoke and checked for extension.
Meredith companies were placed in service at 13:31 hours.
Meredith Fire Department and Stewarts Ambulance crews were alerted at 1:53 for a motor vehicle accident on NH Route 104 near Campground Road. Companies arrived on scene to find a single female patient trapped in the vehicle. The vehicle had left the road and struck a tree, causing extensive front end damage. Extrication of the victim was completed approximately 20 minutes after arrival on scene. The patient was transported to the hospital with severe leg injuries.
Meredith companies returned to service at 2:58 hours.
Companies on scene: 14 Engine 1, 14 Engine 2
Mutual Aid to Moultonborough
July 18, 2013
A boat fire in a congested marina in Moultonborough brought Meredith crews to assist. Companies were alerted at 2:16 after Moultonborough command advised the Lakes Region Mutual Fire Aid Communications Center of a well involved boat with multiple exposures. In addition to 14 Boat 1, Gilford and Tuftonboro responded with their fire boats. Crews quickly contained the blaze and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby boats.
Meredith companies were in service at 3:16 hours.
July 2, 2013
Meredith crews responded at 15:23 to a motor vehicle accident in front of 233 Daniel Webster Highway. Companies arrived on scene of a multi-vehicle chain reaction accident. Personnel contained fluid spills and secured vehicle power.
Meredith companies were placed in service at 15:52 hours.
Companies on scene: 14 Engine 1
Fire Permits Now Required
As of today a written fire permit must be obtained for any open burning in the Town of Meredith. Permits can be obtained at the following locations during normal business hours:
Meredith Fire Department - 286 Daniel Webster Highway
Meredith Town Offices - 41 Main Street
Y-Landing Marine Services - 108 Powers Road
Meredith Center Store - 148 Meredith Center Road
Also be prepared to show a photo ID, such as a drivers license.