HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — An entire apartment building on Wethersfield Avenue in Hartford on Saturday night was displaced due to a fire, officials said.
The Hartford Fire Department responded to a three-story, multi-unit apartment complex fire on the second floor of 823 Wethersfield Ave. around 4:45 p.m. Crews worked quickly to extinguish the fire and contained it to one apartment.
Fire officials said primary and secondary searches were all negative and no injuries were reported to civilians or firefighters.
13 people, nine adults, and four children were displaced. The Special Services Unit and the American Red Cross are working together to assist the families, according to HFD.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
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