Six people displaced following Branford blaze

Courtesy: Branford Fire Department Facebook

BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Branford firefighters responded to a fire at a multi-family home on East Main Street early Sunday.

Courtesy: Branford Fire Department Facebook
Courtesy: Branford Fire Department Facebook

The fire was reported just after 4:00 a.m. by a passing plow driver. The driver was able to alert the six residents of the building who all escaped without injury. The home contained five apartments. All residents have been displaced due to the blaze.

Courtesy: Branford Fire Department Facebook
Courtesy: Branford Fire Department Facebook

Fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire.

Sadly, three cats were killed in the fire.

The cause of that fire remains under investigation.