Two town water wells shut down as a precaution Aug. 24 after an industrial chemical spill miles away are safe and back in use, Southington Water Department Superintendent Fred Rogers said Wednesday.
"Both are back in use. Tests came back non-detect," Rogers said. "As a precaution, we will continue to take samples to check both wells during the next few months."
The two wells are miles from the spill site at Light Metals Coloring on 270 Spring Str., where an estimated 300 gallons of toxic hexavalent chromium...