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Old Saybrook bridge fire briefly halts Amtrak trains

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OLD SAYBROOK, CT (WFSB) -

A fire that affected a couple of pylons for a bridge in Old Saybrook temporarily halted train traffic on Wednesday morning.

Dispatchers said Amtrak trains were suspended while crews from Old Saybrook and Old Lyme responded.

The fire quickly put out.

The emergency response boats that responded have returned to their docks and Amtrak trains have resumed.

The cause of the fire has not been released.

There were also no reports of injuries.

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