3 firefighters injured battling New Haven liquor store fire

(WTNH / Report-It / Nicholas Mitchell)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Three firefighters are being treated for non-life-threatening injuries after battling a fire that broke out in a liquor store in New Haven late Friday morning.

Around 10:50 a.m., firefighters responded to the fire at Baker’s Package Store at 646 Ferry Street.

The fire caused a lot of damage to the structure. City of New Haven spokesperson Laurence Grotheer confirmed that three firefighters were transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The two alarm fire was declared under control by 12:15 p.m. It is unclear what may have sparked the fire. Officials are conducting their investigation.

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