59-year-old Kathryn Conn dies in fatal Manchester fire  – Friday, November 5, 2021

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.