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Man Dies In New Britain House Fire

Man Dies In New Britain House Fire

NEW BRITAIN — A man died in a fire in a Schultz Street home Saturday night, according to fire officials.

The name and age of the man, who lived alone in the house, were not released late Saturday night.

The New Britain Fire Department received a call at 7:19 p.m. for a fire at 50 Schultz St.

"We were on scene four minutes later," said Deputy Fire Chief Scott Morgan, and when firefighters arrived, the fire was "coming out the front door."

After bringing the fire under control, firefighters found the man on the porch, Morgan said. "He was not moving when we got there," he said.

The fire was still under investigation and the...