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Several residents hospitalized after fire breaks out at 3-story building in Bridgeport

<p>Several residents were taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at a three-story building in Bridgeport.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

News 12 Staff

Aug 25, 2018, 1:10 PM

Updated 2,125 days ago

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Several residents were taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at a three-story building in Bridgeport. 
Fire and EMS officials reported to the scene on Iranistan Avenue around 4:15 a.m.
The fire started on the second floor before extending to the third.
Officials say it took a little over an hour to get the fire under control.
One firefighter was injured but was treated at the scene. 
A total of four residents were hospitalized and six people are being relocated with the help of the Red Cross. 
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


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