Police Log: Six Fire Alarms in 18 Minutes

These are selected items from the Milford police log of June 1-2.

Milford police and firefighters had a busy night, as the area. Six fire alarms were activated in 18 minutes, according to the combined fire-police dispatch log.

Wednesday, June 1

2:50 p.m.: A yellow, plastic parking stop block was reported taken from the

4:43 p.m.: Police investigated a report of a 3-year-old child left unattended in the area of South Main and Fruit streets. The child was seen walking down the street. An officer determined the child had run out his back door and was soon reunited with his parents.

5:17 p.m.: A hit-and-run with no personal injury was reported at .

5:30 p.m.: A two-car accident was reported at the intersection of Dilla and Sumner streets. No injuries were reported.

5:58 p.m.: Firefighters responded to following a fire alarm. No fire was discovered.

6:08 p.m.: A woman requested police assistance in removing her husband from her house. She was granted an emergency restraining order by an on-call judge.

6:49 p.m.: Fire crews were dispatched to the former Old Imperial garage on East Main Street for a reported fire. Firefighters determined lightning had struck the flagpole in the parking lot, not the structure.

7:53 p.m.: A caller reported trash getting swept into the brook near Water Street, and was concerned about flooding. Police inspected and found although the brook had debris, water continued to flow.

8:24 p.m.: A caller from Parkhurst Street reported hearing a loud explosion. Police inspected the area but could not locate the source.

9:01 p.m.: Firefighters responded to on Medway Road for an alarm activation. No fire was detected.

9:03 p.m.: Firefighters were sent to Birchwood Office Park for a reported alarm. No fire was found.

9:11 p.m.: Fire crews responded to for a fire alarm. No fire was discovered.

9:14 p.m.: Firefighters responded to a building on Fortune Boulevard for a reported alarm. Nothing was found.

9:16 p.m.: Fire officials responded to on Fortune Boulevard for a reported alarm. No fire was discovered.

9:19 p.m.: Fire officials responded to a home on Ari’s Way for a fire alarm. No fire was discovered.

Thursday, June 2

12:56 a.m.: A police officer found a bike and took it back to the police department.

10:13 a.m.: A two-car accident with no injuries was reported at the intersection of Walnut and School streets.

Beth Rayner-Zyskowski June 03, 2011 at 12:35 AM
Why was the fire department at Shadowbrook Condos last night? Did something get hit by lightning?


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