Large Power Outage Strikes Shelton, Closes Indian Well State Park

update: Indian Well State Park in Shelton reopened Tuesday after 5 p.m., when power was restored there. But as of 7 p.m., there were still 86 outages in the city of Shelton.

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Indian Well State Park

Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

SHELTON, Conn. — Indian Well State Park in Shelton was closed Tuesday due to a power outage on the afternoon of Aug. 2.

According to United Illuminating, a total of 139 customers in Shelton were without power as of 2:30 p.m. 

The closure of the state park was announced by the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. 

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