Bridgeport (CT) Fire Department received multiple calls for a structure fire on Vine Street. Engine 3 reported heavy fire showing from the first-floor B-side of a 2-1/2 story wood frame extending up into the second and third floors. The fire quickly escalated and a second alarm was called approximately 15 minutes later. Once the fire started taking control of the entire third floor, the evacuation tones were sounded. The Red Cross had to assist nine people who were displaced.

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