Lawsuit filed in fatal Norwalk fire

A former Norwalk man is reportedly suing his former landlord over a fire that killed his wife and friend.Investigators believe the 2009 fire was started

NORWALK - A former Norwalk man is reportedly suing his former landlord over a fire that killed his wife and friend.

Investigators believe the 2009 fire was started by a cigarette discarded by the first floor residents.

The Hour reports that Mattia Sammarco is claiming his landlord did not provide working smoke detectors and did not have two fire escapes.

2 killed in Norwalk fire

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