Enfield fire marshal investigating cause of fire that left duplex uninhabitable

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ENFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Multiple fire departments responded to a duplex fire on Laurel Park early Friday morning that left the building uninhabitable.

Enfield Fire District No. 1 said they were dispatched to 9 Laurel Park for a report of a fire within one of the units around 3:40 a.m. Firefighters arrived on the scene shortly after and found heavy fire coming from the left side of the two-story duplex.

Firefighters got the fire under control in around 25 minutes.

All occupants of the unit, including one adult and three children, made it out of the home prior to the fire department’s arrival. Enfield Fire District said the adult was treated by paramedics at the scene and taken to the hospital as a precaution.

No other injuries were reported.

Due to extensive damage, the duplex was deemed uninhabitable and residents of both units were displaced.

The scene was cleared by around 7:15 a.m.

Enfield FD’s Fire Marshal remains on the scene investigating the cause of the fire.

More information to come. Keep up to date at WTNH.com and the News 8 App

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