State Fire Marshal Investigating Litchfield Fire 

The state fire marshal’s office is investigating a fire that destroyed a house and a barn in Litchfield.The fire chief says crews were called to the property on Plains Road shortly after 5:30 this morning.He says the fire “got a big jump” on them and both buildings were up in flames when crews got on scene.A horse that was inside the barn was able to get out.The buildings were burned to the ground.