Fire Destroys Home in Torrington

One adult and a child were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation after fire tore through a three-story home in Torrington this afternoon.

8 photos
1/8
NBCConnecticut.com
One adult and a child were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation after fire tore through a three-story home in Torrington this afternoon.
2/8
NBCConnecticut.com
Crews responded to 404 Main Street and firefighters were forced out when the building partially collapsed.
3/8
NBCConnecticut.com
Officials said there were no firewalls and the blaze spread quickly through the balloon-frame structure.
4/8
The cold did not pose a problem, according to officials.
5/8
Janine St John, of Torrington
However, wind was a factor and one fire department had issues responding because of a crash across town.
6/8
Janine St John, of Torrington
Four people live in the home and everyone is accounted for, officials said.
7/8
Janine St John, of Torrington
What caused the blaze is under investigation.
8/8
Janine St John, of Torrington
untitled
Contact Us