Coventry assisted living residents evacuated due to fire
By News Staff
49 residents of a Coventry assisted living facility were evacuated from their building after an early morning fire Friday.
The call came in at 4:30 am to the Summer Villa assisted living facility on Laurel Avenue.
Every fire source in Coventry responded to the fast-moving fire. Crews evacuated 49 people from the building, and one was sent to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The fire began in one room and investigation is now underway into how it started.
The evacuated residents were sent to the senior center in Coventry.
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