Greenhouse fire under investigation in Hamden - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Greenhouse fire under investigation in Hamden

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A greenhouse in Hamden was damaged after a fire early Friday morning.  (Hamden Fire Department) A greenhouse in Hamden was damaged after a fire early Friday morning.  (Hamden Fire Department)
HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) -

A greenhouse in Hamden was damaged after a fire early Friday morning.

The fire was reported at 2485 Whitney Ave. around 3:30 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters found a “well-involved” fire in a detached greenhouse near the back of the home.

Additional fire departments were called to scene to assist with “water supply, overhaul and exposure protection.”

Firefighters were able to knock down the fire quickly. Their quick work allowed them to preserve 75 percent of “the steel-hoop and plastic structure.”

There were no reported injuries to civilians or firefighters.

The fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

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