Report by Paula Antolini
May 15, 2018 9:58PM EDT
Brookfield PD: First Selectman Dunn Has Declared the Town of Brookfield a Disaster
***TOWN DECLARED DISASTER***
According to the Brookfield Police Department, First Selectman Dunn has declared the Town of Brookfield a disaster. This is bringing additional emergency resources and equipment to our aid.
School for tomorrow is CLOSED.
We ask that you remain indoors for the duration of this evening, until we can better assess damages tomorrow. Please be aware that there are hundreds of town trees, utility poles and electrical lines. AVOID all down trees and utility poles as they may still involve LIVE power lines.
If you are using generators, please use them outside and away from open windows.
We will release further information as soon as it becomes available. Thank you for your patience.
DIAL 911 for all emergencies and life threatening conditions!