Fishing banned due to fire at Rowayton Trading Company in Bridgeport

The state is expressing environmental concerns after a massive fire in Bridgeport. Officials say more than 55,000 gallons of chemicals were inside the Rowayton Trading Company and some has leaked into

News 12 Staff

Sep 12, 2014, 9:13 PM

Updated 3,565 days ago

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The state is expressing environmental concerns after a massive fire in Bridgeport.
Officials say more than 55,000 gallons of chemicals were inside the Rowayton Trading Company and some has leaked into Long Island Sound.
The state is testing the water to see how bad the pollution might be. 
All shellfishing has been banned from Fairfield to the Housatonic River.
Fisherman are also being asked to stay out of Bridgeport harbor.


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