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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 […]


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Man Saved,Pets Perish In House Blaze

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Fire officials are crediting state troopers with saving a sleeping man from a house fire in New Britain. New Britain fire inspector Eddie Irizarry tells WVIT-TV that two state troopers […]


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Three Treated After Electrical Fire At Hartford Apartment

An apartment fire on Brownell Avenue in Hartford which sent three people to the hospital is blamed on overloaded extension cords,


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Crews Battle Brush Fire In New Hartford

A brush fire in the Nepaug State Forest in New Hartford Saturday burned about 15 acres Saturday.