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Firefighters Rescue Woman From Burning House

Feb 03, 2017 - Providence Journal

PORTSMOUTH \x97 Town fire officials described a house fire on Wednesday afternoon as a life-and-death situation in which a woman had to be rescued as firefighters battled to put out a rapidly spreading kitchen fire.

“We were so fortunate that this house fire was only a quarter-mile away from our station. Had this fire occurred in the northern or southern ends of town, we would likely be talking about a fatality and a home completely destroyed,” Deputy Chief Mike O’Brien, who was firs...