One Person Killed in Overnight Somers Apartment Fire

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SOMERS, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ The Somers Fire Department is beginning its investigation into a fatal overnight fire.

We're learning from WFSB Channel 3 that a person walking by an eight-unit apartment complex on Sokol Road, around 12:45 a.m. Wednesday, noticed flames coming out of a unit.

Upon arival, firefighters were met with powerful flames. The resident of the burning apartment was found dead. All other residents at the complex were able to escape without injury.

No cause has been determined. Investigators plan to be on-scene for most of the day.