Lake Mohegan reopens after brief closure

Lake Mohegan has reopened after being closed all day Thursday. Officials closed Lake Mohegan in Fairfield to swimmers on Thursday due to health concerns after

Health officials say bacteria levels in the water are high following the heavy rainfall from Wednesday afternoon.

Health officials say bacteria levels in the water are high following the heavy rainfall from Wednesday afternoon. (8/11/16)

FAIRFIELD - Lake Mohegan has reopened after being closed all day Thursday.

Officials closed Lake Mohegan in Fairfield to swimmers on Thursday due to health concerns after heavy rainfall a day earlier.

Health officials say bacteria levels in the water elevated following the downpour.

 

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