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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 .

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Enfield Police Credit Men With Saving Woman In River

Police are crediting two Enfield men for rescuing a woman who jumped into the Connecticut River.

12/05/2014

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Lobstermen Rescued by Coast Guard

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued four lobstermen whose boat sank off Block Island. Authorities say the 60-foot boat began taking on water early Thursday, about 40 miles south of Block […]

10/02/2014

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Girl Pulled From Long Island Sound After Canoe Capsizes

The operators of a ferry are being credited with saving the life of a 12-year-old girl who fell off a canoe and into the waters of Long Island Sound over the weekend.

05/06/2014

(Courtesy WBZ-TV/CBSBoston.com)

Cromwell Man Dies In Duck Hunting Accident

A Cromwell man was one of two duck hunters killed when their boat capsized in Massachusetts Tuesday. A third man survived the plunge into 35-degree waters with an air temperature of 8 degrees.

01/07/2014

the Hamden Police Department. A new headquarters building is under construction. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Party Ends in Arrests and Well Rescue

Hamden Police were called to 3235 Whitney Avenue late Halloween  night on the report of a large  crowd making a  lot of noise, parking complaints  and traffic safety concerns.When police arrived they  found about  150 […]

11/01/2013

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Hartford House Fire; One Man Rescued

Authorities in Hartford responded to a fire on Colebrook Street around 3pm on Sunday that sent one man to Saint Francis Hospital.

10/21/2013

(Courtesy Metro North Railroad website)

Man Rescued From Train Tracks

A man was rescued from Metro North tracks in New Haven today, at about 8 am.

02/26/2013

(Courtesy Fairfield Fire Department)

Man Injured In Salisbury After Falling On Pickaxe

Rescue workers carried a man more than a mile out of the woods to an awaiting medical helicopter after he fell and injured his head on a pickaxe on the Appalachian Trail in Salisbury.

07/20/2012

Photo courtesy Fairfield Fire Department

Firefighters Injured During Rescue

Three firefighters have been hospitalized rescuing a woman who scaled a cliff at a New Haven Park.

10/07/2011

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