Fire climbs to roof of Shelton condo, leaving structure badly damaged

Firefighters spent nearly an hour battling a blaze that quickly crept up to the roof of a home in Shelton.

News 12 Staff

May 19, 2023, 10:11 AM

Updated 332 days ago

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Firefighters spent nearly an hour battling a blaze that quickly crept up to the roof of a home in Shelton.
The condo in Summerfield Gardens began around 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon, and initially started in the basement.
Officials described a situation where firefighters were met with high heat and zero visibility upon arrival.
Crews managed to contain the damage to two units in a single structure and were eventually able to put out the flames without any injuries.


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