Man Hurt in Norwalk Fire

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013  |  Updated 1:02 PM EDT
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Man Hurt in Norwalk Fire

Norwalk Fire Department

One person was injured in a fire in Norwalk on Wednesday morning.

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One man was taken to Norwalk Hospital after a garage fire at 42 Woodward Ave. in Norwalk on Wednesday morning.

Crews received several calls reporting that there was a fire and someone was burned.

Firefighters arrived quickly to find the detached garage fully engulfed, officials said. 

Norwalk police officers treated the burn patient until EMS arrived and an ambulance took the man to Norwalk Hospital.

His condition is not known.

Vinyl siding of the house 30 feet away melted and firefighters checked to ensure the fire did not extend to the house.

Firefighters had the fire under control in 22  minutes, officials said.

Fire marshals for the state and Norwalk are investigating as aer Norwalk police detectives. 

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