ELLINGTON, Conn. (AP) — State police say they suspect arson in an early morning fire that damaged five vehicles and a home in Ellington.
Police say six people were inside the home, but no injuries are reported in the fire, which was reported just after 2:30 a.m. on Westview Terrace.
Firefighters say the damage to the home was limited to melted siding, due to the home’s proximity the burning cars.
They say it appears the fire started in one vehicle and spread to the others.
The state police Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit and the Major Crimes Unit are investigating.