Tag Archives: fire


Woman rescued from house fire

NAUGATUCK — A local woman driving on Route 63 Sunday night noticed a house on fire and jumped into action. Rachelle Pollock saw plumes of black smoke pouring out of…


Beacon Hose knocks down dryer fire

BEACON FALLS — Firefighters quickly doused a dryer fire on Cook Lane Monday afternoon. Members of Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 25 Cook Lane at about 12:10 p.m….


Beacon Hose contains chimney fire

BEACON FALLS — Firefighters contained a chimney fire at a home on Skokorat Road Sunday morning. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 Fire Chief Jim Trzaski arrived on the scene first…


Firefighters extinguish small kitchen fire

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Fire Department responded to a kitchen fire broke in a single family home Sunday night. The department was called to 55 Stone Fence Road at 8:20…


Small fire fills school gym with smoke

NAUGATUCK — A small fire in the heating and cooling system at City Hill Middle School filled the gymnasium with smoke Monday night. Second Assistant Fire Chief Paul Russell said a…


Neighbor douses porch fire

NAUGATUCK — An alert neighbor extinguished a porch fire that broke out at 74 Sheffield Lane Wednesday morning. Just before 9:45 a.m., Felix Rolon said he was about to start…


Residents fight fire until help arrives

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck firefighters arriving at a home on Bluebird Drive on Sunday night saw homeowners outside spraying the side of their house with a garden hose in an attempt…


Arson cause of fire

PROSPECT — Officials have determined that the fire that ripped through the building at 14 Waterbury Road Tuesday morning was set intentionally. The fire was reported at about 5 a.m….


Fire rips through building

PROSPECT — A fire tore through an office building on Waterbury Road early Tuesday morning. The fire destroyed the building at 14 Waterbury Road, which housed MTM Masonry and Chimney…


Fire destroys van

PROSPECT — A fire engulfed a Service Master van at the company’s Waterbury Road location Friday afternoon. The fire was called in shortly after 3 p.m., Fire Marshal Keith Griffin…