Firefighters knock down blaze at Stonington home
Stonington — Firefighters from several area departments were called out Wednesday night for the report of a fire at 263 Farmholme Road.
The fire was reported about 7:50 p.m. Firefighters from the Wequetequock, Pawcatuck, Stonington Borough and Old Mystic departments responded. When firefighters first arrived, flames could be seen coming out of the rear of the house. The blaze was knocked down quickly, and at 8:17 p.m. only a small amount of smoke could be seen from the roof of the two-story home. Records show the property is owned by Steve and Paula Sutton.
The fire was reported by the homeowners, who escaped with no injuries, police at the scene said.
The fire was under investigation.