Wilton officials concerned about road salt

Town officials say the salts used by the

Town officials say the salts used by the state have caused corrosion problems. (March 3, 2014 6:16 PM)

Wilton officials are concerned the road salt the state has been using this year is harmful to vehicles.

Wilton officials say they have seen an increase in corrosion on some of their trucks. They say they have not seen this problem in previous years.

The mixture that is used is known as magnesium chloride, which some believe may be toxic. The Wilton Fire Department says it has proof it’s...

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