LITCHFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — The powerful storms that rolled through the state yesterday are now blamed for several fires, including one in Litchfield.
The town Fire Marshal says lightning struck a garage on Headquarters Road around 5 p.m. Monday night.
Crews had to cut through the garage door to get inside, but were able to quickly put out the flames.
WEB EXTRA: View from firefighters helmet camera in Litchfield garage fire
Lightning is also being blamed for another fire in Tolland. It also hit three homes in Southington.