At Least Three Hospitalized Following Middletown Fire

Aaron Kupec
May 29, 2020 - 10:03 am

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - At least three adults were hospitalized following an intense house fire Friday morning in Middletown.

The blaze on Saybrook Road was reported around 6:20 a.m., according to fire officials. They were investigating reports that it involved an explosion.

Two Life Star helicopters were summoned to the scene, but could not fly because of the weather. At least three victims were transported by ground ambulance to Middlesex and Hartford Hospitals, said authorities. There was no immediate word on their conditions.

State and local authorities are investigating the cause of the fire. The home is believed to be a total loss.