ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Officials say one person died in an early-morning house fire in northern Connecticut.

Fire officials say five people were in the two-story home in Enfield when the blaze broke out shortly before 2 a.m. on Friday.

Officials say one person was able to get out safely and firefighters rescued three other people from the home. Authorities say the fifth person was found dead inside the home. The three people who were rescued were taken to the hospital.

The person who was killed was not immediately identified.

Authorities are working to identify the cause of the blaze.


Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s