Fire reported at Tops Marketplace in Southington

Published on Sunday, 3 March 2019 21:10
Written by Erica Drzewiecki


SOUTHINGTON - A fire broke out at a grocery store in the Plantsville section of town Sunday night.

Southington firefighters responded to a report of flames at Tops Marketplace, 887 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, a little before 8 p.m.

The market, located on the northwest corner of Meriden-Waterbury Tpke. and South End Rd., is open until 9 p.m. on Sundays.

Fire officials could not confirm what started the blaze, but did say there were no injuries reported. 'The fire seems to have been contained to the building's exterior, an on-duty fireman at Co. 1 said.

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Erica Drzewiecki can be reached at 860-801-5097 or

Posted in New Britain Herald, , Southington Herald on Sunday, 3 March 2019 21:10. Updated: Sunday, 3 March 2019 21:58.