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The Onset Fire Department is located in Southeast Massachusetts approximately 60 miles south of Boston at 41°44′47″N    70°39′48″W.

Onset is a census-designated place in the town of Wareham. We have a population of 8,900 year round residents and 18,000+ during the summer time living in an area of 4.5sq miles. We operate out of two stations. Our department has 7 full-time firefighters and 54 call firefighters with The Desire to Serve, The Courage to Act, and the Ability to Perform for the residents, businesses, and visitors of Onset.

Below is the Helmet Cam of (Retired) Ladder 1 response to 4 Cameron St

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