UPDATE: River Road now open near Latex Foam factory fire

UPDATE: As of 8 a.m., the Shelton Police Department reports that River Road (Route 110) in the vicinity of the Latex International factory fire is open again to traffic in both directions.

Emergency services are still on scene of a fire at Latex Foam, located at 510 River Road (Rt. 110), which is near Constitution Boulevard.

As of about 7 a.m. Thursday, River Road is closed in both directions from Sunnyside Drive to Murphy’s Lane. Constitution Boulevard South is closed at Coram Road, and Rocky Rest Road is closed at River Road.

“This is a fluid situation and road closures are subject to change,” according to a Shelton Police Department press release issued at 7:14 a.m. “ Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes and avoid the area around Latex Foam.”