2 taken to hospital after house fire on Czepiel St. in Chicopee


A man and a woman were taken to the hospital following a house fire in Chicopee Wednesday morning.

According to Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk, firefighters were called to the home on Czepiel Street at 6:15 a.m. for reports of multiple explosions.

Wilk said crews were able to locate a woman inside the home, who was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Wilk said the woman’s husband was also taken to the hospital for evaluation.

It is believed the explosions heard were possibly windows blowing out.

Czepiel Street is closed while crews work, and police are asking drivers to avoid the area.

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