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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 […]

03/15/2015

(Courtesy Fairfield Fire)

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.

03/14/2015

(Courtesy Bridgeport Fire Department)

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 […]

03/02/2015

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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 […]

02/28/2015

(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

02/27/2015

Manchester, Conn.

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.

02/20/2015

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Firefighters Called To Firearms Dealership

State Police say firefighters in eastern Connecticut are battling a fire which broke out shortly after 9 this morning at a building in Preston housing an antique firearms dealer.

02/11/2015

Ledyard Street fire (Courtesy Hartford Fire Department)

Man Suffers Burns To Face And Hands In Repair Shop Fire

One man is hospitalized in the burn unit of Bridgeport Hospital with burns to his face and hands after a fire at an auto body shop on Ledyard Street in Hartford’s South Meadows Friday morning.

02/06/2015

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Double Fatal Fire Deemed A Murder-Suicide

(Brooklyn, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State police are calling the case in which two people were found dead last Friday in a burning building in Brooklyn, Connecticut a murder-suicide. Troopers were called to provide traffic assistance […]

02/03/2015