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**Live Breaking News Feed**


2:18pm–Fairfield–Possible lightning strikes on Pine Creek Road and Round Hill Road.  Fire department investigating.  No smoke no fire.  UPDATE–Fire department says it appears the chimney on Round Hill Road was hit by lightning.


1:08pm–Fairfield–Harbor Road resident has tractor roll over him and has puncture wounds, tractor is no longer on him.  Police, fire and EMTs on the way.

12:00am–#Bridgeport #ctfire — Fire on the exterior of the home on Rockton Ave. extinguished by homeowner. Firefighters checking for extensions into the home.  UPDATE–Police are looking  for a a black male who apparently started the fire and  fled on foot towards Main Street.  UPDATE–4 black males six feet tall with no shirts on responsible for setting the fire, fled in a black Landrover or Rangefinder.



10:22pm–Fairfield Homeowner reporting smoke inside their home at 55 Duka Ave. Fire department on scene reporting a light smoke condition in the home, possibly caused by a candle.

10:21pm–Bridgeport–Report of a man having a seizure while driving and crashed into a pole at Evers and Huntington Turnpike.

10:17pm–Bridgeport–Fire department on scene at Fairfield Ave. and Beachview for a dumpster fire at Clearview Inc. Fire extinguished but they want to check inside the building to see if it extended in. Reports of lots of embers on the roof.

4:24pm–Bridgeport–Fire boats on the way for a stranded jet skier approximately 1 mile from the Columbus statue off Seaside Park. UPDATE–Jet skier was brought in by another jet skier, police boat brought the jet ski in. AMR requested to evaluate the boater.

4:00pm–#Bridgeport–Old Town Road near Park Ave. is CLOSED due to a roll over car accident.

3:30pm–Bridgeport–Fairfield Police assist in water rescue at St. Mary’s By The Sea. 2 children were pulled from the water by their mother with no injury.

3:14pm–Fairfield–Two children riding on one bicycle struck by a car. Police, fire and EMTs on the way.

By Stephen Krauchick

DoingItLocal is run by Steve Krauchick. Steve has always had interest with breaking news even as an early teen, opting to listen to the Watergate hearings instead of top 40 on the radio. His interest in news spread to become the communities breaking news leader in Connecticut’s Fairfield County. He strongly believes that the public has right to know what is happening in their backyard and that government needs to be transparent. Steve also likes promoting local businesses.

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