Seymour Fire Department UPDATE:
At 0045 hours, the Seymour Fire Department was dispatched to 165 West Street for a reported structure fire possibly with residents trapped. Volunteer Fire Units arrived on scene and found a 2 story wood frame 4 family home with fire coming from the second floor windows. Crews made an aggressive interior attack and were able to extinguish the blaze with assistance from the Oxford and Beacon Falls Fire Departments.
Approximately 50 firefighters quelled the flames in about 45 minutes. One resident was transported to the hospital with a minor burn to the shoulder. No firefighters or other residents were injured. Smoke alarms saved lives this morning when the alerted sleeping tenants of the fire.
12:50am–#Seymour CT– Firefighters are on scene at 165 West Street for a house fire. Here a frame grab from a video recorded by Louis Oliwa III which can be viewed here: https://www.pscp.tv/w/1PlKQAvnaBDKE