TORRINGTON, CT - 13 August, 2009 - 081309MO01 - Torrington firefighters made quick work of a car fire on Linden Street reported shortly after 4 p.m. Thursday. Sheryl Stanchfield, the owner of the damaged Chrysler New Yorker seen here, said she had just returned from a shopping trip, walked inside her home for a moment, and came out to find smoke billowing from under the hood. Stanchfield attempted to extinguish the blaze herself without success. The cause of the fire was under investigation. Police blocked off South Main Street for several blocks for about 15 minutes while firefighters put the fire out. Jim Moore Republican-American.