Update at 12:09 p.m.:
The following information is from the Milford Police Department:
Emergency personnel from the Milford Fire Department, Milford Police Department and Connecticut State Police are currently dealing with a ruptured gas line fire on Interstate 95 in the vicinity of Exit 37 in Milford.
The following roadways are closed at this time:
- I-95 Southbound at Exit 39
- I-95 Northbound at Exit 36
- High Street (between the Boston Post Road and Zion Hill Road)
Motorists are urged to use alternate routes at this time.
Due to a reported gas leak, Milford Fire Department has asked the state to shut down I-95, North and South Bound at exit 37, according to J. Paul Vance, Connecticut State Police Commanding Officer.