Strong Winds Bring Down Trees and Wires Around State

Strong winds brought down trees and wires Wednesday evening, causing outages around the state.

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Ann-Marie Lawton
A fallen tree damaged this car in Newington.
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Jodie
This tree cracked in half.
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Getty Images
This tree came down at Route 10 and Hobart Street Southington, prompting police to closed the road.
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Crews work to fix a downed wired and restore power to traffic lights at the intersection of Hartford Turnpike and Route 22/Bishop Street in North Haven.
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NBCConnecticut.com
Crews work to fix a downed wired and restore power to traffic lights at the intersection of Hartford Turnpike and Route 22/Bishop Street in North Haven.
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@WriteOnPt
Eversource crews work to move a fallen tree in Haddam.
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@dothefandango
The traffic light is out at Route 22 and Route 5 in North Haven.
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Lauren R.
A tree snapped in this West Hartford neighborhood as the storm moved in.
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@WriteOnPt
Eversource crews work to move a fallen tree in Haddam.
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NBCConnecticut.com
This tree came down across North Main Street just south of Hobart Street in Southington.
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South Windsor Police Department
Avery Street is blocked off at Kelly Road in South Windsor after a tree brought down wires.
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