Prospect fire causes Cheshire Road (Rte. 68) to temporarily close, road re-opened

New Haven

Prospect and Cheshire Fire Departments responded to Cheshire Road in Prospect for a fire Wednesday evening.

A tree fell and hit a power line, causing the wire to spark and start a small fire.

No reports of the cause of the fire or of any injuries. The affected part of Cheshire Road was closed temporarily, but has re-opened.

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