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Fast-Moving Fire Damages Home in New Britain

By MICHAEL CARENZA JR, Correspondent | April 29, 2021 | CONNECTICUT

Story No. 043021110

NEW BRITAIN, CT - Firefighters had heavy smoke pushing from the attic on arrival at 239 Kelsey Street on April 29th.

The fire traveled throughout the top floor and through the roof of the two-and-a-half story home before being brought under control.

At one point a ladder had to be thrown to the roof to remove firefighters that were cut off when fire broke out through the roof where their ladder was positioned.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.