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Crews Take Down Smoky Fire In Commercial Building In Bethel

Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments tackle a blaze early Saturday in a commercial building on Diamond Street.
Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments tackle a blaze early Saturday in a commercial building on Diamond Street. Photo Credit: Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company
A firefighter gets a helping hand early Saturday at a fire in a commercial building on Diamond Street in Bethel.
A firefighter gets a helping hand early Saturday at a fire in a commercial building on Diamond Street in Bethel. Photo Credit: Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company
Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments cut a hole in the roof of a burning commercial building on Diamond Street to alleviate smoke conditions.
Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments cut a hole in the roof of a burning commercial building on Diamond Street to alleviate smoke conditions. Photo Credit: Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company
Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments tackle a blaze early Saturday in a commercial building on Diamond Street.
Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill fire departments tackle a blaze early Saturday in a commercial building on Diamond Street. Photo Credit: Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company

BETHEL, Conn. — Fire crews in Bethel tackled an early Saturday morning blaze in a commercial building on Diamond Avenue, according to a Facebook post.

A newspaper delivery driver called 911 at about 4 a.m. to report the fire in an area near downtown Bethel.

Crews from Bethel and Stony Hill responded to the full structure fire. Bethel Car 3 was first on the scene and confirmed a working fire.

Crews from both departments worked quickly to gain entry to the building and extinguish the blaze. Tower 1 cut a large hole in the roof to help ease the heavy smoke conditions throughout the building.

There were no injuries, and the cause is under investigation by the Bethel Fire Marshal's office.

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