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10 people displaced in Hartford house fire

The fire happened at 220 Westland Street on Thursday evening.

HARTFORD, Conn. — Firefighters responded to a fire on Westland Street Thursday evening. 

Everyone inside the building was able to get out safely, but the building itself was a total loss. Firefighters told FOX61 the building is uninhabitable. 

Two families -six adults and four kids - were displaced as a result of the blaze. Hartford Fire Department and the Red Cross is helping the families find shelter. 

It is not clear what started the fire or where it began. The fire remains under investigation.  

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