2 buildings evacuated after bomb threat at Willington truck stop - WFSB 3 Connecticut

2 buildings evacuated after bomb threat at Willington truck stop

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Police were called to the Willington truck stop on Monday (WFSB) Police were called to the Willington truck stop on Monday (WFSB)
WILLINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Connecticut State Police are investigating a bomb threat at a truck stop in Willington on Monday afternoon.

Bomb-sniffing dogs were called to the TA Travel Center, which is at 327 Ruby Rd. and just off Interstate 84, around 2:45 p.m. Police said the manager received an anonymous phone call that indicated a bomb threat. 

Troopers were called to the truck stop and two stand-alone buildings were evacuated by state police. Both searches found no explosive devices in the buildings. There were no reported injuries.

Around 4 p.m., business resumed at the TA Travel Center. 

The threat remains under investigation by Connecticut State Police. Anyone with any information is asked to call the Connecticut State Police at 860-896-3200.

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