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The home rented by Vicki Norton and Darryl Parsons near New London is shown after a lightning strike caused a fire June 14. (Submitted photo courtesy of Terry Smith)

Couple who lost all in fire finding strong support from family, friends


By Kyle Rozendaal

NEW LONDON — Vicki Norton and Darryl Parsons recently lost almost all of their physical possessions in a house fire caused by a lightning strike June 14.

The couple moved in and began renting their home on the north shore of Calhoun Lake near New London in November 2013 with the intent of purchasing it this fall after their wedding in August.

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