Southington Fire Displaces Family

SOUTHINGTON — Officials are investigating the cause of a Sunday night fire that displaced a family.

No one was injured in the fire at 1487 Mt. Vernon Road, Fire Lt. Eric Heath said. The fire started shortly before 9 p.m. and was quickly extinguished, he said.

Family members were able to get out of the burning house, he said. The town's social services department found temporary housing for the family, Heath said.

A second-floor bedroom was destroyed, he said.