Firefighters Fight High Winds While Battling Blaze

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    Firefighters fought high winds while trying to put out a house fire Wednesday night.

    Multiple crews responded to a single family home at 381 Lakeshore Drive in Middlebury just after 8:00 p.m.

    Watertown and Southbury  Fire Departments were called to assist. High winds made made it difficult for firefighters and contributed to the spread of the blaze, said fire officials.

    Two people were found outside of the home, unhurt.

    The cause of the fire is under investigation.