Residents forced to evacuate home due to nearby car fire in Southington

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SOUTHINGTON — Emergency crews are responding to a car fire on Garden Gate Road that forced occupants of a nearby home to evacuate. 

Around 10:40 p.m., emergency dispatch received a call from the occupants of 46 Garden Gate Rd., who were evacuating their home due to a reported fire. When the fire department arrived, crews reported a car fire up against the home. 

It is not clear whether the house also caught fire. Firefighters on scene confirmed everyone made it out of the house. Injuries are unknown. 

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