Fire on Southbury Training School Property Was Set: Police

State police are investigating a fire at an abandoned building on the Southbury Training School property Tuesday night and said the fire was intentionally set. 

Crews were alerted to the fire on Village Road at 5:53 p.m. after a school employee saw a glow from the fire. 

State police said troopers and the State Police Fire and Explosive Investigative Unit responded and Troop A, along with the fire marshal’s unit, are investigating. 

Anyone with information is urged to call the Connecticut arson hotline at 1-800-84-Arson.

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