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Monday, July 24, 2017

Tree Down Closes Road, Causes Power Outages

UPDATE A tree that came down today on Hillspoint Road forced closure of the roadway and caused power outages, police said.

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A branch was ignited as the tree came in contact with a power line. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Darcy Hicks for WestportNow.com

The tree fell across the road at 30 Hillspoint Road at the entrance to the Conservative Synagogue.

Eversource said 54 Westport customers were without power.

Police closed off Hillspoint Road between Prospect Road and Harding Lane. It was reopened just before midnight.


Posted 07/24/17 at 01:00 PM  Permalink


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