- Associated Press - Sunday, January 3, 2016

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Fire officials in Bridgeport say a young child has died in a condo fire that also injured five other people.

Bridgeport fire officials responded to a call of a fire at a condo complex on Frenchtown Road around 3:30 a.m. Sunday.

Fire Chief Brian Rooney told the Connecticut Post (https://bit.ly/1kCTIo5 ) that a 3-year-old girl died in the blaze that may have begun in the kitchen of the home and spread to the second floor.

The injured residents were taken to Bridgeport Hospital. A spokesman said they were suffering from burns and smoke inhalation but were expected to recover.

The cause of the blaze was under investigation.

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This story has been corrected with fire official saying child who died was 3-years-old, not 18 months as police said previously.

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