Winds knock down trees across region

Wicked winds snapped a tree branch in Bridgeport and hurled it onto live wires.

It happened around 4:30 this morning on Grovers and Fayerweather Terrace.

United Illuminating is on the scene working on getting the power back to surrounding homes.

There are also reports of trees down in Norwalk and Stratford causing problems this morning.

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