Power lines close road for brief time 

NAUGATUCK — Downed power lines closed a section of New Haven Road for about an hour this morning.

Police said a dump truck took down power lines forcing the road to close between Beacon Valley Road and Horton Hill Road while utility worked to remove the wires. Police announced shortly after 8 a.m. that the road was reopened. The downed lines were not the result of an accident, police said.