Fire on Moose Island
Firefighters peruse damage at the Moose Island home
Area firefighters peruse damage at the Moose Island home of the Rice family. The shop was a complete loss, but the family’s home was spared.
A fire destroys shop on Moose Island in Stonington
A shop at the home of Brad Rice and Leslie McDonald-Rice caught fire on Sunday, January 19. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined, though Stonington Fire Chief David Thompson thinks the cause may have been a battery charger stored in the shop.