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Man Burned On Top Of Train

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) _ A 21-year-old man is hospitalized after catching fire on top of a New York City-bound commuter train in Connecticut. Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials say the man was found on fire atop […]

11/09/2014

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Reward Offered In Fire Probe

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Stratford authorities are offering a $2,500 reward as they seek information on a suspected arson that damaged a building housing several businesses. One firefighter suffered facial burns in the fire on […]

11/02/2014

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Crash, Vehicle Fire Leave Two Dead

(Berlin, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The investigation continues into the deaths of two people in an early morning crash and vehicle fire in berlin. Just before four o’clock, police were called to the scene in the […]

11/01/2014

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Evacuation At North Haven High School

Students at North Haven High School were evacuated this morning after the wrong combination of chemicals was inadvertently mixed in a storage room at the school.

10/17/2014

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Fund-Raising T-shirts In Memory Of Firefighter Kevin Bell

Hartford firefighters are selling memorial T-shirts to raise money for the family of firefighter Kevin Bell, who was killed battling a blaze last week.

10/15/2014

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Mayor Proposes Naming Engine Company For Kevin Bell

Mayor Pedro Segarra is asking the council to name Engine Company 16 at 636 Blue Hills Avenue the Kevin Bell Memorial Station.

10/13/2014

Kevin Bell (Courtesy Hartford Fire Department)

Authorities Identify Firefighter Killed In Hartford Fire

Connecticut officials say a Hartford firefighter who died battling a house blaze was a six-year veteran who was married with a daughter. Three other firefighters were injured.

10/08/2014

One firefighter was killed and three injured in a fire at a house on Blue Hills Avenue in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

One Firefighter Killed, 3 Injured Battling House Blaze

One Hartford firefighter was killed and 3 others were taken to St. Francis Hospital from the scene of a house fire at 598 Blue Hills Avenue.

10/07/2014

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Fire Destroys Boat

BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A boat fire at the Dolphin Cove Marina in  Bridgeport early Sunday morning  destroyed a 26 foot Hydra-Sport. The boat was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived about 2:45 a.m.During the […]

10/05/2014