UPDATE: Police say that as of 1:10 PM on Friday, the accident scene is now clear and that more information is on its way. We'll be sure to keep you posted.


Police say a very serious accident has closed a portion of Candlewood Lake Road in Brookfield.

According to the Brookfield Police Department, the area of Main Drive on Candlewood Lake Road will be closed to through traffic until further notice, so please make arraignments to avoid that particular route.

While the details of the accident are very limited at this time, the investigation is underway, with first responders on the scene.

Police say they will provide additional details on the accident and the road closure as soon as they become available, and we'll be sure to keep you updated as more information rolls in.

The BPD asks that while they're diligently working on the investigation, if residents could avoid contacting the department for information, it would be greatly appreciated.

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