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State Fire Crews Due To Return From California

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A contingent of firefighters from the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and local departments is due to arrive home later this week after a two week deployment. They’ve joined […]



Fire Damages Manchester Home

(Manchester, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A late night fire drives a family from their Manchester home. The house at 19 Winter Street was deemed uninhabitable. This, after the two-story, multi-family home went up in flames. The […]


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Storm May Have Sparked Condo Fire

 DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Danbury officials say it appears a lightning strike caused a fire at a condominium complex. Fire officials say no one was injured in the fire on Thursday afternoon, when strong thunderstorms […]


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Unattended Candle Causes Hartford Apartment Building Fire

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The Hartford Fire Marshal’s Office says an unattended candle caused a 2-alarm accidental fire which left a 3 story 18 unit apartment building on Vine Street uninhabitable Sunday afternoon.  The Hartford […]


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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. […]