Manchester house fire death of Kathryn Conn – Obituary
59-year-old Kathryn Conn has died in a fatal Manchester fire that occurred on Friday, November 5, 2021. The fire also left two firefighters with burns and injuries as they attempted to rescue more than 6 tenants of the multi-family home, including a baby.
Conn’s death has been listed as having been caused by excessive smoke inhalation.
Capt. Steve DesRuisseaux suffered second-and third-degree burns following what was described as a dramatic flashover as he tried to save a man. The man sustained minor injuries in the infernal.
Officials have ruled Friday’s Manchester fire as an accident.