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American Red Cross helping 21 people affected by New Britain house fire

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Crews battled a house fire in New Britain Thursday morning (New Britain fire officials) Crews battled a house fire in New Britain Thursday morning (New Britain fire officials)
NEW BRITAIN, CT (WFSB) -

The American Red Cross is helping 21 people, including nine children, after a fire ripped through their New Britain home on Thursday morning.

The fire broke out at a six-family home on Hurlburt Street, just after 9 a.m.

A woman was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation, but she is expected to recover.

It is unclear at this time what sparked the fire.

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