1 person dead following 2-alarm fire in Enfield

ENFIELD — One person was killed following a two-alarm fire that damaged a home at 11 Alden Avnue in Enfield early Friday morning.

The fire broke out just before 2 a.m. to the rear of a second story home.

The home owner, Andre Drouin, who said he lives on the first floor, was awakened by a commotion from his second story tenants where he came out to see the house in flames.

Enfield police said there were a total of five people at the home, three were rescued from the second floor and taken to a trauma center. Police said one person made it out from the first floor. The other person from the first floor is the lone reported fatality.

No other details have been released. Enfield detective sand State Fire Marshal’s office are investigating.