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Brookfield FD battling structure fire on Federal Road

May 16, 2019

BROOKFIELD — Fire units are battling a blaze on Federal Road Wednesday evening, according to dispatch reports.

Danbury firefighters were called in for mutual aid around 8:45 p.m.

The address of the reported working structure fire is 782 Federal Road. The location is home Portobello Restaurants & Pizza, Main Moon Chinese Kitchen, Blinking Nail & Spa, Dunkin Donuts and Brookfield Deli & Catering.

Eversoure has been called to the scene to shut the power off.

Brookfield police took to social media to urge drivers through the area to seek alternate routes.

“Please avoid this area until further notice. Federal Road is closed from the Four Corners south to Laurel Hill Road,” police said.

Brookfield fire units on scene confirmed a fire in the attic. Companies are opening up the roof as of 8:54 p.m. One line stretched and operating and a second line being stretched as of 8:54 p.m.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.