Man found dead after house fire in Ansonia - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Man found dead after house fire in Ansonia

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Man found dead after Ansonia house fire (WFSB) Man found dead after Ansonia house fire (WFSB)
ANSONIA, CT (WFSB) -

A man was found dead after a house fire in Ansonia on Tuesday evening.

The fire broke out at a home at 96 Colony St., in Ansonia.

Upon arrival, officials said crews located a woman who said her male companion was still inside the home unable to escape.

Officials confirmed that the mans body was found inside of the home, however they did not release his name. The man is about 51 years old.

It is unclear what caused the fire.

The Ansonia Fire Marshall along with Ansonia Police and the State Fire Marshall Office are investigating the fire and no cause has been determined as of yet. 

Stay updated with Eyewitness News as more information becomes available.

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