Danbury firefighters responded to a small residential fire near the courthouse last night. The blaze on the 2nd floor porch of a house on White Street was quickly extinguished. The Danbury Fire Marshals Office is investigating the cause of the fire, which is undetermined at this time. There were no injuries reported.
There was some windy weather last night. The gusts took down power lines in Redding, which sparked and were burning in the trees in the area of Chestnut Woods Road and Topstone Road. West Redding Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene, along with Eversource.