Hartford firefighters battle second alarm fire at vacant building on Edgewood Street

Hartford

Photos Courtesy: Squad Fire Photos via Hartford Firefighters Local 760

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford firefighters responded to a second alarm fire on Edgewood Street overnight Friday.

Fire crews responded to the 100 block of Edgewood at around 1:31 a.m. Friday. A second alarm was requested just nine minutes later. Firefighters were able to bring the flames under control by around 3 a.m.

Fire officials said the building was vacant and under renovation. There were no reported injuries and the fire is under investigation.

Fire officials said that this was the second separate fire the crew had to fight in one day, responding to the first one on the 400 block of Washington Street just after 1 p.m. Thursday.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Hartford

Hartford athletic training manager discusses how to keep student-athletes safe during the school year

News /

Finishing touches taking place during the renovation project of the Hartford Public Library

News /

Hartford children are joining The Salvation Army in fundraising for the holiday season

News /

Avon pizzaiolo wins World Pizza Champion

News /

Safe Streets CT holds meeting in Glastonbury to address recent rise in crime

News /

State lawmakers weigh in on Gov. Lamont's request to extend emergency powers

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss