Thanksgiving Day Single-Car Accident Closes Cheesespring Rd. and Knocks Out Power

On Thursday, Nov. 22, Wilton Police reported a motor vehicle accident occurred on Cheesespring Rd., involving a motor vehicle that hit a pole. The impact brought down the pole and the electrical wires caught fire.

According to police the operator appeared to be okay and emergency services responded along with Eversource to restore power. Police closed the roadway temporarily.

photo:  Courtesy G Hirsch