Red Cross Helping Two People After Bristol Fire

The Red Cross is helping with emergency housing, food and clothing needs.

BRISTOL, CONN., February 14, 2014 – The American Red Cross is helping two people with emergency housing, food and clothing needs after a fire yesterday on Blakelee Street in Bristol. Red Cross volunteers Sandee Sorel-Leduc and Michael Taricani responded to assist the family.

The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits containing personal care items such as toothbrushes, deodorant, shaving supplies and other items a family might not have been able to gather in the rush to escape the fire.

American Red Cross disaster assistance is free of charge, a gift made possible by generous donations and the work of volunteers.