HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Sixteen people, including a child, weren’t able to return home Monday evening after a fire left their apartments uninhabitable.
The fire happened at about 5:20 p.m. Monday at 106 Jefferson St., according to authorities. when crews arrived, heavy fire was coming from the second floor of the four-story mixed-use residential building.
More emergency vehicles were called at about 5:30 p.m. to help with the fire.
No one was injured.
Officials said Tuesday that the fire started in a bedroom on the second floor after an electrical multi-wire connector potentially overloaded.