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New London Firefighter David Dow (top) hands off Christopher Jacobs, 4, to Firefighter Richard Burgess, right, as firefighter Tom Starkey, bottom left, supports the rescue of Jacobs, and his mother Melanie Scott (at window) from a third story apartment  on Green Steet as firefighters battle a multiple alarm fire in the building Friday morning Feb. 13, 2004. Multiple residents were rescued from the third story.    (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Storm watchers at McCook Point Park get a little too close of a look at the waves being churred up by the remnants of Hurricane Sandy in Niantic Monday Oct. 29, 2012. (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Emergency crews work the scene of a plane crash in Baker Cove off of the Groton/New London Airport in Groton Friday June 2, 2006.       (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
A neighbor uses a garden hose to protect his own home from catching fire as a house fire rages on Berkeley Ave. in New London Saturday evening April 9, 2011.  (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
A large boat takes on water and sinks in the water off of Waterford State Beach as Waterford Police and Fire assist in the rescue of all occupants Saturday June 22, 2013.   (Tim Cook/The Day)
Ledyard firefighters work the scene of a rollover accident involving a single sport utility vehicle on Pumpkin Hill Road Friday Oct. 26, 2012.  A single female victim was transported by Life Star helicopter from the scene.  The call occurred around 11:00 a.m. and it took firefighters roughly 25 minutes to extricate the driver from the SUV.  Pumpkin Hill Road was closed for over an hour while emergency crews worked the scene.       (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Jim Shields walks up the stairs to his back deck at his home on Latimer Drive before evacuating in East Lyme Friday March 2, 2007.  The flood waters along Latimer Drive flooded his yard and basement including several cars and motorcycles.    (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Neighborhood children hold their noses from the smoke as Waterford firefighters battle a blaze at 6 Fourth Ave. in Waterford Friday July 1, 2011.  (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
New London firefighters battle a two alarm fire at 266 Crystal Ave. in New London early Sunday morning June 12, 2005.  The fire was called in around 5:30 a.m.  The house was heavily damaged in the blaze and was demolished later that day.     (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Flanders Firefighter John Forier take a breather while overhauling a fire in a second story room at a house fire at 42 Charter Oak Drive in the Flanders section of East Lyme Wednesday, June 22, 2011.  The fire was called in at 11:30 a.m. with no reported injuries.  Two dogs were rescued from the home while the home owners were not home at the time of the fire.     (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Firefighter Eric Gileau, left, uses a high pressure hose line to contain a back burn fire line along Foxtown Road at Devils Hopyard State Park in East Haddam Tuesday March 27, 2012.   A major woods  fire at the park burned more than 40 acres with over 100 firefighters from 25 area fire departments called to battle the blaze.     (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
New London police secure one of the suspects involved in a police foot chase following a of motor vehicle accident resulting from a brief police pursuit on Ocean Ave. in front of Family Dollar Tuesday afternoon Sept. 18, 2012.  New London police were just underway with the pursuit when the pursued vehicle crashed with a second vehicle at the intersection of Ocean Ave. and Lee Ave. just after 4:30 p.m.  Multiple people were transported to the hospital including a New London police officer and several of the individuals involved in the original pursuit.    (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Kimberly Bowers sift through the burned out remains of former bedrooms at family's home in Griswold Friday Feb. 10, 2012.  The Bowers family is in the process of trying to salvage anything from their house after a fire destroyed the family's home a week ago.     (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
New London firefighters work the scene of a 2 car accident at the intersection of Howard and Hamilton Street just after 8:30 p.m. in New London Thursday July 23, 2009.  Two victims were transported to the Lawrence & Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.    (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)
Fire departments from all over Northeastern Connecticut battle a large fire at the InterRoyal Mill complex in Plainfield Conn. Tuesday April 26, 2005.  (Copyright Tim Cook/The Day)