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Fire destroys 2-family house on Surf Avenue in Stratford

A fire destroyed a two-family home in Stratford early Saturday morning. The fire broke out on the back porch of a house on Surf Avenue near Goodwin Place. Firefighters say the fire started in a storage

News 12 Staff

Sep 16, 2014, 1:58 AM

Updated 3,566 days ago

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A fire destroyed a two-family home in Stratford early Saturday morning.
The fire broke out on the back porch of a house on Surf Avenue near Goodwin Place. Firefighters say the fire started in a storage box and the flames quickly spread up to the attic, filling the house with smoke.
Firefighters say everyone managed to get out of the house safely. A neighbor also rescued a dog that belonged to one of the families.
The fire mainly burned the right side of the house, but firefighters say it is no longer safe to live in. The Red Cross is currently assisting the victims.


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