Tag Archives: fire


Fire destroys Prospect home

PROSPECT — Two people and their dog were displaced when their house was destroyed by fire Monday night. Flames were shooting from windows, doors and the roof when firefighters arrived…


Firefighters quickly extinguish blaze

NAUGATUCK — Two Connecticut Light & Power workers driving to a service call spotted a house on fire Sunday afternoon and immediately called 911. CL&P workers Skyler Ryng and Paul…


Chief urges caution following fires

BEACON FALLS — After battling three fires in one day, the town’s fire chief is urging residents to use caution when heating their homes this winter. “Due to the cold…


Fire displaces residents

BEACON FALLS — At least three people were displaced after fire broke out in their home at 439 Rimmon Hill Road Thursday night. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 was called…


Fire damages Prospect home

PROSPECT — A fire broke out at 21 Buckley Lane Saturday afternoon, extensively damaging a single-family home. Firefighters responded to a report of a house fire at 3:40 p.m. When…


Sprinkler system extinguishes fire

NAUGATUCK — Firefighters from Naugatuck and Beacon Falls responded to a small fire in the Quiznos Sub Sandwich Restaurant in the Crosspointe Plaza at 799 New Haven Road, Route 63,…


Firefighters douse fire

NAUGATUCK — Firefighters responded to a large fire Sunday night in the Naugatuck Industrial Park. The fire broke out in the parking lot of New Christie Ventures at 31 Sheridan…


Suspected arson under investigation

PROSPECT — State police are investigating an arson that occurred Tuesday in Prospect. Investigators identified two points of origin of a fire in the basement of 104 Cook Road after…


Fire quickly extinguished at school

NAUGATUCK — Nobody was injured when a small fire broke out in a bathroom on the first floor of Salem Elementary School Wednesday morning. Fire Chief Ken Hanks said a…


Brush fire appears suspicious

Blaze burned about 6 acres of state forest BEACON FALLS — A forest fire along Route 8 North that sent 30 firefighters rushing to extinguish is being investigated as suspicious….