New London – City firefighters extinguished a small fire outside an apartment at 47 Anthony Road this afternoon.
Battalion Chief Edward Sargent said the fire was reported at 1:25 p.m. Firefighters arrived to find a small fire burning on an outside wall of a first-floor apartment, near where the porch meets the building.
Firefighters stopped the spread of the fire by cutting into the wall.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the fire marshal’s office.