Bathroom exhaust fan fire safely put out in Springfield

Hampden County

(Springfield Fire Department)

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield Fire Department confirms a bathroom exhaust fan fire was safely put out in Springfield Saturday morning.

Springfield Fire Captain Brian Tetreault told 22News around 7:43 a.m., firefighters were called to the area of Westbrook Drive for a bathroom exhaust fan fire that was put out upon their arrival.

Captain Tetreault said firefighters checked for fire extension and found none. 

No injuries were reported. 

The Springfield Arson & Bomb Squad has determined the cause to be a mechanical malfunction.

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