– Stephanie Simoni (@StephanieSimoni) December 26, 2016
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a condominium complex off of Seat Street Monday afternoon.
Just after 1:30 p.m., the New Haven Fire Department tweeted out that they were responding to a fire at the Harbour Landing condominium complex off of Sea Street.
Box 1101 99 harbor close. Eng 11,4,9 squad 2 truck 2 car 34 eu-2. Possible roof fire
– New Haven Fire (@NewHavenFire) December 26, 2016
Firefighters confirmed that the fire is on the roof of the multi-unit complex. A third alarm was signaled just after 2:00 p.m. As of 5 p.m., Fire Chief John Alston says they are still working to put out hot spots and the fire is not yet considered under control.
It is unclear what may have started the fire. The entire complex was evacuated.
The Red Cross is on scene assisting. As many as 20 units may be total losses and at least 32 people are without a home tonight.
Officials say many more units have been damaged by smoke. One person was taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.