One person died in an overnight fire in a New Britain apartment building, a fire official said.
The fire at 85 Spring St. was reported shortly after 2 a.m., Chief Raul Ortiz said. When firefighters arrived, it was burning on the top floor of the six-story building.
Firefighters rescued multiple people, he said, but “we unfortunately have one fatality.”
Crews from West Hartford, Hartford, Bristol and UConn helped New Britain firefighters.
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