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Manchester Residents Displaced After Fire On Main Street

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Smoke enveloped portions of the Manchester Mall Shopping Center, after a fire broke out at a town bakery.

Manchester Fire along with crews from surrounding towns responded to a Saturday night blaze at 801 Main Street.

Crews were called to the scene around 9pm and remained there for hours fighting the fire.

The building houses The Great Harvest Bread Co., a pawn shop, and apartments on the second floor.

Fire officials have coordinated with the Red Cross to setup a temporary shelter for the displaced residents.

Reports say the fire started in the basement of the building and spread throughout the structure.

One fire official told WTIC News the building may need to be bulldozed.

No injuries were reported.

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