Firefighters investigation Lincoln Street fire

Captain Raul Ortiz (Hartford Fire Department)

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Firefighters are on the scene investigating what may have caused a large fire in a Hartford home Thursday morning.

Captain Raul Ortiz, of the Hartford Fire Department, says they received multiple calls of a structure fire on Lincoln Street around 10:00 a.m.

He tweeted that all lines were put in place when crews arrived and they began a search in the building for people who may have been inside. However, all companies were then ordered out of the building and firefighters switched over immediately to a defensive operation.

The fire extended to all floors of the building.

There is no word on any injuries or what caused the fire. No injuries have been reported.

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