Car fire on Rt. 15 south in Hamden causes brush fire

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HAMDEN — A car fire that extended to the surrounding brush caused some lanes on Route 15 to be closed in the area Sunday afternoon.

The fire happened near Exit 60 southbound and caused the closures.  The scene has been cleared and the road was reopened. The Hamden Fire Department responded.

There was no word on injuries.