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Old House Badly Damaged By Fire

According to town property records, the house at 350 Hill Road was built in 1775.

07/12/2014

Farifield firefighters responded to a basement fire at basement at 464-466 Knapps Highway. Photo courtesy of the Fairfield Fire Department.

Firefighters Rescue Animals From Basement Fire In Fairfield

Fairfield firefighters rescued animals from a basement fire at 464-466 Knapps Highway this morning.

07/09/2014

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Teen Charged In Fatal Southington Fire

An arrest has been made in a fatal Sunday morning fire in Southington.

06/24/2014

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Southington Fire Death Ruled A Homicide

The death of a 19-year-old woman in an apartment fire in Southington has been ruled a homicide, the state Chief Medical Examiner’s Office said Monday.

06/23/2014

A smokey fire in the building that houses Agave Grill. Photo taken by Laura DeMaio.

Smokey Fire Breaks Out In Hartford

A smokey fire broke out in a building in downtown Hartford today.

06/16/2014

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Clamming Boat Captain Severely Burned

(Milford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) -The captain of a commercial boat is hospitalized with severe burns after the vessel caught fire on the Housatonic Saturday. The fire broke out aboard the 45-foot clamming boat about 12:00 p.m. […]

06/08/2014

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Fire Drives Residents From Multi-Family Home

(MANCHESTER,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -  Residents of a multi-family home at  39 Cottage Street in Manchester were forced from their  homes Friday evening  by a  2  alarm  fire which extensively damaged the second floor and  caused moderate  […]

05/16/2014

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Bodies Found In Burning Mansion of Ex-Fairfield Tennis Star

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Officials say firefighters have found three bodies in a burning mansion owned by a former tennis star near Tampa. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Spokeswoman Cristal Bermudez Nunez says the home is owned […]

05/07/2014

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Fire Damages Four Condominiums

(SOUTHINGTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Four units at the Summer Ridge Condominium complex in Southington were left uninhabitable after an early Sunday morning fire. The blaze was reported shortly before 2 am.When firefighters arrived , unit 28 […]

05/04/2014

File photo of a firefighter trying to put out a fire. (Credit: Thinkstock)

French Fry Filled Truck Catches Fire

Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of French fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.

04/24/2014

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