Westport home catches fire on Leslie Lane

A Westport home needs work today after a fire broke out while the family was downstairs celebrating the homeowner's 81st birthday.

A Westport home needs work today after a fire broke out while the family was downstairs celebrating the homeowner's 81st birthday.

A Westport home needs work today after a fire broke out while the family was downstairs celebrating the homeowner's 81st birthday. (8/27/15)

WESTPORT - A Westport home needs work today after a fire broke out while the family was downstairs celebrating the homeowner's 81st birthday.

Fire officials say it happened Wednesday night on Leslie Lane.

They say the fire was located on the second floor and was under control in 15 minutes.

Fire officials say all seven occupants of the home were not hurt. 

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