Route 7 reopens after mortar round closes roadway

New Milford

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Route 7 in New Milford has reopened after a reported explosive closed a section of the roadway Wednesday afternoon.

An old but potentially live 60mm  mortar round was found at 7 Kent Road. There were reports of detours and evacuations but officials have since given the all clear.

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