Tree falls onto house, brings live wires down in Greenwich

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GREENWICH -

A tree crashed down onto a home in Greenwich and brought down live wires, officials say.

The incident happened Monday near Arcadia Road and Park Avenue around 5 a.m.

Officials blocked the road off near the area where the wires fell. 

A family was inside of the home at the time of the incident but officials say no one was injured. 

A high wind warning was issued by the National Weather Service until 6 p.m.

A large tree also fell across River Road in Greenwich just after 1:30 a.m.

Eversource reported around 40 outages in town.

Officials say the tree uprooted due to strong wind gusts. 

Hundreds of power outages were reported across the state.

 

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