NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A small fire caused by a cell phone battery broke out at Yale New Haven Hospital Tuesday morning.
At around 6 a.m., New Haven firefighters responded to the emergency room of Yale New Haven Hospital, located at 20 York Street.
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The Chief Battalion on scene told News 8 that a cell phone battery was unattached to a phone in a pocket, with other metal and change, when the battery shorted.
The fire was quickly put out and no one was hurt.