Fire forces people out in Bridgeport

A fire on Main Street in Bridgeport has forced five people out of an assisted living facility.Firefighters say a smoke alarm alerted an employee to

BRIDGEPORT - A fire on Main Street in Bridgeport has forced five people out of an assisted living facility.

Firefighters say a smoke alarm alerted an employee to the blaze in one of the bedrooms and the building was evacuated.

They say the fire was contained to just that room, but the facility was deemed unsafe to stay in.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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