Trash fire closes road in Meriden - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Trash fire closes road in Meriden

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A road in Meriden was closed Thursday morning while firefighters extinguished a trash fire.

Police said Pomeroy Avenue was closed between East Main Street and Research Parkway.

They said three quarters of a garbage truck's garbage had to be dumped on to the street so the flames could be doused.

The incident right across from a fire house.

The truck was the only vehicle involved, according to police.

There did not appear to be any injuries and there's no word on what sparked the fire.

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