Tag Archives: fire


Fire engulfs vacant Beacon Falls home

BEACON FALLS — An early morning fire destroyed a vacant single-family home on Beacon Valley Road. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to a structure fire at 127 Beacon Valley…


Fire damages Naugatuck home

NAUGATUCK — A fire Friday night left a home on Inwood Drive uninhabitable. Firefighters responded to 130 Inwood Drive shortly after 8 p.m. When firefighters arrived, they found a blaze…


Police make arrest in arson cases

PROSPECT — Prospect police arrested a female suspect Thursday in connection with arsons from 2008 and 2015. The female, whose identity wasn’t released by police because she was under 18…


Details emerge in arson case

Police say fire set because of dispute over money PROSPECT — A Naugatuck woman and Enfield man are facing a host of charges in connection with an arson in Prospect after…


Man charged with setting fire in Prospect

PROSPECT — State police charged an Enfield man with arson that damaged two local businesses in Prospect last September. Police last week charged Matthew Garguilo, 28, of Enfield, with arson…


Four displaced in Naugatuck fire

NAUGATUCK — Four residents of Lantern Park Condominiums were displaced from their home after a fire Saturday morning. The fire began in the basement of Building 85, Unit 6 in…


Quick thinking helps contain dumpster fire

BEACON FALLS — The quick actions of two men helped to save a building threatened by a dumpster fire Friday afternoon. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to a dumpster…


Fire tears through condo complex

NAUGATUCK — A fast-moving fire at a condominium complex on Horton Hill Road early Saturday morning displaced 16 residents and left several injured, including firefighters. Naugatuck firefighters arrived at Meadowland…


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….