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Task Force Reports To Mayor In Firefighters Death

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A task force that reviewed the Hartford Fire Department in response to the death of a firefighter and disciplinary problems has made several recommendations in a report to Mayor Pedro Segarra. […]


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Six Firefighters Injured In Waterbury Blaze

Waterbury officials say six city firefighters were injured battling a house blaze, including three who were knocked to the ground and suffered minor burns during an explosion.


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Two Rescued From Apartment Building Fire

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Two people were rescued from the third floor of a 34 unit apartment building on Sigourney Street in Hartford by firefighters  Wednesday afternoon.Crews were met with fire on the third floor. A […]


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Teen Back In Court On Charges In Fatal Fire

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) – A 19-year-old Southington man must decide whether to take a plea deal in a manslaughter case stemming from a fatal fire that prosecutors say began when he threw a firework […]


Manchester, Conn.

Minor Injuries In School Bus Crash

(MANCHESTER,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A school bus  from Bolton Elementary School was involved in a  crash Tuesday afternoon on Interstate  384  westbound in Manchester.The bus rear ended a car  while on its way to East Hartford. […]