(CBS Connecticut) _ A husband and wife and their cat were able to escape a fire safely at their 15 Long Pasture Lane home in East Haddam Sunday night.
The fire was out in about 25 minutes. There’s severe damage to the roof and attic, but the rest of the house is in good shape according to the East Haddam fire chief.
Also, a fire broke out just before 1:30 a.m. this morning, destroying the Ace Customz auto body shop at 9 Spencer Court in East Hartford.
The blaze caused the roof to collapse and the building is deemed a total loss. Two vehicles inside the shop were on fire when firefighters responded to the scene. No one was injured.