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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 […]

05/18/2015

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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 […]

05/03/2015

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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,

04/28/2015

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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.

04/18/2015

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Gas Leak Closes Westport Road

(Westport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A gas leak has a section of road closed in Westport this morning. Police say around 10:30 this morning, the leak was reported on Main Street. As a result, Main Street […]

04/16/2015

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Fire Destroys Two Milford Homes, Damages Third

A wind-whipped fire has destroyed two neighboring houses near Long Island Sound in Milford and heavily damaged a third.

04/11/2015

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Driver Dies After Truck Flips On I-95

The driver of a garbage hauling truck has died after part of his vehicle struck an overpass on Interstate 95 in Fairfield and flipped over.

04/02/2015

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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 […]

03/31/2015

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Woman Shot, Torrington Home Burns

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

03/25/2015