Crews continue brush fire battle at Black Pond in Middlefield - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Crews continue brush fire battle at Black Pond in Middlefield

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Middlefield Brush Fire Continues to Burn Middlefield Brush Fire Continues to Burn
MIDDLEFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

Firefighters will return to battle a brush fire in Middlefield Sunday morning.

Crews were called to the scene of a brush fire at Black Pond Dam  at approximately 5p.m. on Saturday night.

Firefighters were forced to leave the area for their safety as night approached.

They said they plan to return to battle the fire at the edge of the forest at 7 a.m.

Officials said fire was visible Saturday night on Main St. in Meriden and therefore the 911 dispatch center has received numerous calls on the fire.

Firefighters are unsure at this time to the severity, size, or the cause of the fire at this time.

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