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Fire Rips Through Three-Story Apartment Building

Hartford fire officials say firefighters have rescued an 8-year-old girl from a burning three-story apartment building in the city’s South End.

11/14/2014

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Reward Offered In Fire Probe

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Stratford authorities are offering a $2,500 reward as they seek information on a suspected arson that damaged a building housing several businesses. One firefighter suffered facial burns in the fire on […]

11/02/2014

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Crash, Vehicle Fire Leave Two Dead

(Berlin, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The investigation continues into the deaths of two people in an early morning crash and vehicle fire in berlin. Just before four o’clock, police were called to the scene in the […]

11/01/2014

One firefighter was killed and three injured in a fire at a house on Blue Hills Avenue in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

One Firefighter Killed, 3 Injured Battling House Blaze

One Hartford firefighter was killed and 3 others were taken to St. Francis Hospital from the scene of a house fire at 598 Blue Hills Avenue.

10/07/2014

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Fire Destroys Boat

BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A boat fire at the Dolphin Cove Marina in  Bridgeport early Sunday morning  destroyed a 26 foot Hydra-Sport. The boat was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived about 2:45 a.m.During the […]

10/05/2014

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Fatal Crash Closes Parkway Northbound

At least one person died in a crash on Route 15 northbound in Hamden between exits 59 and 60.

09/23/2014

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Bus Fire Halts Bridge Traffic

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State police say a transit bus caught fire on the Founders Bridge over the Connecticut River between Hartford and East Hartford, but no one was injured. The fire was reported at […]

09/21/2014

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Fire Guts Hebron Home

HEBRON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Saturday afternoon fire extensively damaged a home  on Jagger Lane in Hebron. The call  came in about 3:15 p.m.The house was fully involved by the time firefighters arrived. The was no […]

09/21/2014

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Woman Dies Of Injuries Suffered In Fire

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch says a woman has died after being injured in a weekend fire along with her 2-year-old daughter and the child’s father.

09/15/2014