Fire breaks out at Mystic assisted living facility - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Fire breaks out at Mystic assisted living facility

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MYSTIC, CT (WFSB) -

Emergency crews extinguished a fire that broke out at an assisted living facility for senior citizens early Monday morning.

Officials were called to Academy Point at Mystic Senior Living before 5:30 a.m.

Mystic Fire Chief Frank Fritz Hilbert said the damage was contained to one room, and no injuries were reported.

Official said the cause of the fire looks to be a malfunctioning heating pad, but the cause will remain under investigation.

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