Shelton Fire Displaces Dozens

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2014.01.06. – Shelton, CT – John Barber (above), who heard shouts of “Johnny! Fire! Johnny! Get Out!” before fleeing his burning third-floor apartment early this morning, looks over the smoldering remains of the building that was once his home and housed about half a dozen businesses and 24 apartments.  Firefighters rescued about 30 people from the building, five have been treated for smoke inhalation and the cause of the fire is under investigation. Photograph by Mark Mirko | mmirko@courant.com

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