No injuries in fire at Milford senior housing complex

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MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Milford firefighters are investigating what may have caused a fire at a senior housing apartment complex on High Street early Tuesday morning.

Just after 4:00 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to an apartment on the fifth floor at 261 High Street on a report of a fire in the complex. Upon arrival, firefighters quickly located the source of the fire, and extinguished it. The occupants of the unit were able to get out safely.

Officials said the building’s sprinkler system worked well to slow down the progress of the fire.

It is unclear what sparked the fire. Officials are conducting their investigation.