KILLINGWORTH, Conn. (WTNH) – Route 81 in Killingworth has re-opened on Pond Meadow Road after power lines came down onto the street early Tuesday morning.

The downed powerlines began sparking and burning the road. Eversource arrived to the scene to fix the utility pole while Connecticut State Police arrived to ensure the safety of drivers.

Operators were urged to avoid the area while Eversource made their repairs to the utility pole.

No other information is available at this time.

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