Fire damages a summer camp Paul Newman started for sick children in Connecticut

Authorities are investigating a fire that broke out at a summer camp started by the late actor Paul Newman for seriously ill children and their families.

Connecticut state troopers and the Fire & Explosion Investigation Unit (FEIU) responded Friday afternoon to a report of a structure fire at the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp in Ashford, 코네티컷, according to Connecticut State Trooper Josue J. Dorelus.
Police did not provide information on how large an area was affected, but Camp CEO James Canton said the blaze destroyed the arts and crafts, wood shop, cooking zone and camp store buildings.
There were no injuries. FEIU is working with local fire marshals to determine the cause and origin of the fire, Dorelus said.
    Paul Newman in the 1986 필름 "The Color of Money.&인용; He died in 2008.

    캠프, 위치 35 miles east of Hartford, was started by Paul Newman in 1988 for seriously ill children and their families, according to the camp website. It’s named after the gang of outlaws in Newman’s hit movieButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,”
    It was Paul’s dream that Camp, with its unobtrusive expert medical care, would provide seriously ill children with a fun-filled experience defined by compassion, laughter and acceptance,” 그만큼 camp website 말했다.
      Canton thanked local fire departments and state police for their response.
      Although the cause of the fire is unknown at this time, what is known is that The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp is a community devoted to hope and healing. We will get through this in the way that we always have and always willas a family,” 그는 말했다.

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