Cheshire police and fire responded to an insulator on fire

--FILE -- A Cheshire police cruiser

CHESHIRE, Conn. (WTNH) — Cheshire fire and police said they responded to an insulator on fire early Saturday morning.

Authorities say it was originally reported as a transformer and utility pole fire on Academy Road. However, police say that the insulator was on a wire that burnt through causing the fire. They say the fire burnt itself out.

According to authorities, Eversource is on their way to the scene.

Stay with News 8 for updates.


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