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Scanner for Oct. 17, 2012

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

City Fire

The Greencastle Fire Department went on several runs recently.

* On Saturday, Oct. 13 at 2:46 p.m. crews went to 22 N. College Ave. for an odor investigation. They returned to station at 3:38 p.m.

At 8:14 p.m. they were dispatched to 800 S. College Ave. for an alarm. They were in service at 8:30 p.m.

* On Sunday, Oct. 14 at 12:26 a.m. firefighters were sent to 9 E. Jacob St. for a lift assist. They returned at 12:36 a.m.

At 9:48 a.m. crews were sent to the corner of Franklin and Jackson streets to assist police with a collapsed fašade that resulted from strong winds. They returned to the station at 10:18 a.m.

At 10:35 a.m. they went to the corner of Gillespie and Franklin streets for a downed tree. They returned to the station at 10:45 a.m.

The strong wind caused other problems. The department responded to five separate calls for downed power lines: 12:23 p.m. at 719 E. Seminary; 1:11 p.m. at Tennessee Street; 1:42 p.m. at 88 E. CR 300 South; 2:49 p.m. at 106 Spring St.; and 6:22 p.m. at Albin Pond Road.

At 6:44 p.m. crews went to 508 S. Illinois St. for a medical assist. They were in service at 7:15 p.m.

At 6:57 p.m. firefighters responded to an alarm at 296 W. CR 225 South. They returned to the station at 7:11 p.m.

* On Monday, Oct 15 at 3:03 a.m. they were dispatched to 508 S. Illinois St. for a lift assist. They were in service at 3:19 a.m.

At 9:58 a.m. crews went to 1038 Castlebury Drive for a lift assist. They returned at 10:09 a.m.

Information included in the Putnam Scanner is taken from reports provided to the Banner Graphic by the Greencastle Police, the Greencastle Fire and the Putnam County Sheriff's departments.

Individuals listed in the blotter have been arrested on probable cause and have not been formally charged. Charging information may change after an initial arrest.

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