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Fire reported in Bridgeport turns out to be smoke from wood stove

March 16, 2019

BRIDGEPORT — A fire reported Friday night in Bridgeport turned out to be smoke from a wood-burning stove, according to dispatch reports.

Firefighters were dispatched to the area of Carroll Avenue and Bay Street in Bridgeport around 7 p.m. Friday for a potential fire.

It was discovered that the smoke seen coming from a structure actually came from a stove, according to dispatch reports, and a fire hydrant on Bay Street was found to be broken as well.

william.lambert@hearstmediact.com