1 man taken to hospital following condo fire in Rocky Hill

ROCKY HILL —  Firefighters said one person was taken to the hospital after a condominium fire Monday afternoon.

Rocky Hill Fire Department said they got the call to respond to a fire at 6 Chestnut Court around 2:30p.m.

They said when they arrived a man who lived there was outside and conscious, but was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. They believe the man might have been trying to go back inside to save his home with a garden hose.

Officials said the fire was contained to the kitchen and did not spread to other units. Firefighters are still assessing damage and determining the cause.