Danbury firefighters battled an apartment fire last night on Main Street. The fire broke out in an apartment above a shop at 276 Main Street shortly before 8pm. It took about an hour for the the blaze to be extinguished and then firefighters searched the entire building for any hot spots.
Mayor Mark Boughton says one person was transported to the hospital for treatment of minor burns.
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The cause of the fire was not immediatly known.
The Stony Hill Fire Department covered Danbury Fire Headquarters during the response. Brookfield, Ridgefield and Newtown also provided mutual aid.
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