Small fire reported at Millstone in Waterford - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Small fire reported at Millstone in Waterford

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Diesel fire was reported outside external backup generator at Millstone Power Plant. (WFSB) Diesel fire was reported outside external backup generator at Millstone Power Plant. (WFSB)
WATERFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A small fire was reported at Millstone Power Plant in Waterford on Wednesday afternoon.

There was a diesel fire around an external backup generator around noon, according to Waterford First Selectman Daniel M. Steward. 

Crews from Millstone Fire Department were able to quickly extinguish the fire.

There was no release of radioactive material, according to Dominion Power. They added there was no threat to the public.

There were no reported injuries and there was no disruption of service. 

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