May 31, 2018, Lebanon, NH: At 0717 hours the Lebanon Fire Department was dispatched to the 20 Wolf Road, the Boulders Apartments for a report of a fire in the front entry of Building F. Upon arrival of Lebanon Car 1 at 0720 hours, Chief Christopoulos reported heavy smoke visible near the entry way on the upper side of the building. Chief Christopoulos activated the building fire alarm to begin evacuation of both sections of the building and Lebanon Police personnel assisted with initial evacuation.
Lebanon Engine 9 arrived at 0722 hours and personnel stretched a single 1 1/34” hose line and contained the fire to the front entry way. Additional Lebanon, Hanover, and Hartford personnel performed a search of the building and assisted several people to evacuate. One resident, who was on home oxygen was evaluated on-scene for exposure to smoke and refused transport.
The fire was contained to the entryway and declared under control at 0734 hours.
The cause of the fire is under investigation and not considered suspicious.
Lebanon units cleared the scene and turned the property over to property management at 0804 hours. No occupants were displaced as a result of this incident.
Please contact Chief Christopoulos at the Lebanon Fire Department should you have any questions at (603) 448-8810.