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Six Firefighters Injured In Waterbury Blaze

Waterbury officials say six city firefighters were injured battling a house blaze, including three who were knocked to the ground and suffered minor burns during an explosion.

06/18/2015

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Two Rescued From Apartment Building Fire

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Two people were rescued from the third floor of a 34 unit apartment building on Sigourney Street in Hartford by firefighters  Wednesday afternoon.Crews were met with fire on the third floor. A […]

06/10/2015

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Bethel Fire Was The Second In Two Months

Police say the fire that killed one person in southwestern Connecticut is the second fire in the past two months at the home.

06/05/2015

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Fatal Fire In Bethel

One person has died after an early-morning fire that destroyed a house in Bethel.

06/04/2015

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Authorities Identify Guilford Fire Victim

Authorities have identified the woman who died in a Guilford house fire.
Fire crews found 62-year-old Joan Andrews on the first floor of the burning home on Long Hill Road Wednesday night.

05/15/2015

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Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Meriden Condo Building

Two firefighters and one resident have been taken to the hospital with minor injuries after flames destroyed a condominium building in Meriden.

05/09/2015

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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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Vacant Mill Fire Suspicious

MANCHESTER,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A vacant mill building on  Tolland Turnpike in Manchester caught fire   Monday.Wood pallets, brush and wooden building materials  had appearently been deliberately  gathered and set on fire.The thick smoke   from the blaze […]

04/27/2015

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Apartment Fire Displaces 70 Hartford Residents

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  An apartment building fire in Hartford has displaced about 70 residents. Reports of a fire at the Windsor on Main apartments came in about 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The blaze quickly escalated due […]

04/17/2015

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