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Resident Arrested In Hartford Arson Fire

(CBS Connecticut) –– Hartford Police say a resident of 22 Evergreen Avenue is charged with arson after a fire in the apartment building.  Police say the fire was confined to one apartment.  They arrested 50-year-old […]


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Woman Shot, Torrington Home Burns

Torrington Police are investigating a possible crime scene after a suspicious fire this morning.


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Two Arrests In Hazardville Fires

Enfield police have arrested two juveniles in connection with a series of arson fires in the Hazardville section


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Fire Crews Respond To Hazardous Materials Scene In Lisbon

(CBS Connecticut)-– A family member was taken to Backus Hospital for decontamination, some neighbors were evacuated and Rimek Road in Lisbon was blocked for a time Saturday afternoon  after a resident apparently committed suicide using […]


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I-95 Drivers Report Fire At Former Racquet Club

Firefighters in Fairfield say they received calls from drivers on Interstate 95 Saturday morning about a fire at the former Southport Racquet Club , now known as The Gym at Southport Athletic even before there was smoke inside the building.


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Structure Fire In Bridgeport

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Crews are at the scene of a fire in Bridgeport. In a tweet, the fire department says units are working a fire in a structure at the corner of Lindley Street […]


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1 Dead In Middletown Fire

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – One person is dead and two others injured following an overnight fire in Middletown. Firefighters received the call just before 2 a.m. to the house on Barbara Road Middletown Fire Marshal […]


(Courtesy Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch)

Three Alarm Fire Sweeps Through Four Buildings

A three alarm fire swept quickly through four tightly-soaced buildings on Bridgeport’s Hanover Street Friday afternoon


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Snow Banks, Wind Chill, Hamper Firefighters

Firefighters say high snow banks and a -10 °wind chill hampered their efforts as they fought a fire on Theresa Road shortly before 10:00 a.m. Friday.