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  • Car Fire: What You Should Do

    Car Fire: What You Should Do
  • Smoke Detectors Save Lives

    Smoke Detectors Save Lives
      According to the U.S. Fire Administration, more than half of the house fires that occur in the US are from houses without smoke detectors. It is estimated that a third of the smoke alarms in place are not working, often due to failure to replace a...

    Torrington Firefighters Respond To Apartment Building Fire

    TORRINGTON – Firefighters responded to a fire at an apartment building on Litchfield Street Sunday night. The fire was in the rear of a second floor apartment, Torrington Fire Capt. Joseph McElroy said Sunday. Firefighters had to remove a window,...

    Dania Beach man dies after attempt to rescue pets from fire

    Dania Beach man dies after attempt to rescue pets from fire
    A 43-year-old man who went back into the flames of his burning trailer home to save his beloved pet dachshunds has died of injuries sustained in the futile rescue effort, his family said Sunday. Marvin Jerry Chapman, called Jerry, suffered critical burns...

    At least six people displaced by Bangor fire

    At least half a dozen people were displaced by a Sunday afternoon fire that damaged a twin home in Bangor, a fire official said. The fire at 127 Pennsylvania Avenue near North 1st Street, was reported shortly before 1:30 p.m. Firefighters had...