3 People Displaced, 1 Firefighter Injured After House Fire in Waterbury

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Three people are displaced after a house fire in Waterbury on Monday morning and one firefighter was injured while fighting the flames.

Police said they responded to Phyllis Avenue around 4 a.m. to assist firefighters with an active structure fire. The fire has since been extinguished.

A photo from the scene shows extensive damage to the outside of the home with multiple windows knocked out.

According to fire officials, one firefighter suffered a burn on the hand while fighting the fire. No other injuries were reported.

Authorities said three people are now displaced. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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