1 Person Dead In Early Morning West Haven Fire

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – Authorities say one person has died in an early morning fire at a West Haven apartment building.

Firefighters responded to reports of the fire at about 4:30 a.m. Monday.

The fire was located on the ground floor and contained to a bedroom in one apartment.

And even thought it was knocked down quickly, the victim as located in the bedroom and was taken the hospital and pronounced dead.

No name has been released.

The cause remains under investigation with assistance of the state Fire Marshal’s office.

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