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One firefighter was killed and three injured in a fire at a house on Blue Hills Avenue in Hartford. The house is less than a block away from the Blue Hills Station, where black bunting was placed above garage bay doors, and the American flag was flown at half staff. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Firefighters Meet With Rescued Girl

Saturday, members of the Hartford Fire Department’s Engine 15 met with an eight-year-old girl they rescued from a structure fire on Hamilton Street last month .

12/20/2014

Damage caused by a fire on High Street in Bristol Decmeber 19, 2014. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Two Believed Dead In Bristol Fire

Bristol fire and police investigators are trying to determine what started a fire this morning that left two dead.

12/19/2014

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Police Officially ID Two Of Four Enfield Fire Victims

Authorities have positively identified two of those killed in this week’s house fire in Enfield.

12/12/2014

Firefighters were unable to enter the burning structure because of the intense flames; victims are believed to range in age from about 40 to late 60s. (Image WTIC)

4 Dead In Enfield House Fire; 5 Escape

Firefighters were unable to enter the burning structure because of the intense flames; victims are believed to range in age from about 40 to late 60s.

12/10/2014

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Dogs Killed In Avon Fire

Three dogs were killed in a detached garage fire at 275 Waterville Road in Avon before dawn today.

12/09/2014

Mayor Bil Finch, Fire Chief Brian Rooney, Firefighter Bobby Hernandez, Lt. Neal Carr (Courtesy City of Bridgeport)

Bridgeport Honors Firefighters In Rescue Of 93-Year-Old Woman

Bridgeport’s Mayor and City Council have honored three firefighters for their rescue of a 93-year-old woman in a house fire last month.

12/02/2014

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Fire Rips Through Three-Story Apartment Building

Hartford fire officials say firefighters have rescued an 8-year-old girl from a burning three-story apartment building in the city’s South End.

11/14/2014

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Man Found Burning Atop Train Dies

A 21-year-old man found burning on top of a New York City-bound commuter train in Greenwich has died.

11/10/2014

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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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