STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
||Colonel Danny R. Stebbins|
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 20, 2013
STATE POLICE AND FIRE MARSHAL INVESTIGATE FATAL FIRE
On 02/20/13, at approx. 7:05 a.m., State Police at Troop D received a report of a fire at 500 Riverside Drive in Thompson, with a request that the State Fire Marshal and State Police assist with an apartment fire with entrapment.
Troopers determined that the fire service responded to the scene and after suppression of the fire, firefighters located an elderly female in the apartment. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The apartment, #B-5, is located at the Thompson housing complex. The area was secured and the Local Fire Marshal, working with Troopers from the State Fire Marshal’s Office, initiated an investigation.
The deceased has been identified ANITA JARVAIS, age 92, 500 Riverside Drive, Thompson CT.
LT. J. Paul Vance
Content Last Modified on 2/20/2013 3:35:35 PM