House fire extinguished in Westport

Westport fire trucks alongside Broad Street handled a fire reported at a residence on Crooked Mile Road in Westport on Jan. 30, 2020.

Westport fire trucks alongside Broad Street handled a fire reported at a residence on Crooked Mile Road in Westport on Jan. 30, 2020.

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WESTPORT — A house fire reported on Crooked Mile Road on Thursday afternoon has been extinguished.

The Westport Police Department and Fire Department responded to the residence on report of a fire on the roof of the building. The fire, which originated in the chimney, was put out around 1 p.m. and forced a temporary closure of the road.

No one was injured, according to police.

This story will be updated.