Fire in Vernon injures two people
VERNON — Two people were taken to the hospital in a house fire Sunday evening.
The fire at 15 Sunset Terr. started around 6:45 p.m.
Bolton, Manchester’s 8th district, Ellington, and Tolland assisted in knocking down the fire.
The Vernon Fire Marshal said that those taken to the hospital were taken there as a precautionary measure.
The fire started in the basement near a clothes dryer. The Fire Marshal said that the fire seems to be accidental.
The house has been declared uninhabitable. One family is being assisted by Red Cross.