Fire damages auto body shop in Thompson - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Fire damages auto body shop in Thompson


Route 12 in Thompson had to be shutdown as firefighters battled a fire at an auto body shop Wednesday.

Firefighters were called to the shop on Route 12 around 8:00 p.m.

Investigators said there were multiple explosions as a result of the fire.

It is unclear if anyone was seriously injured.

Route 12 between routes 200 and 193 has been closed, according to the Department of Transportation. The DOT also reports the route could be closed for four hours.

There were no reported evacuations.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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