A fallen tree and downed power lines has shut down North Avenue in Westport between numbers 276 and 279, police reported around 5 p.m. Saturday. To access to areas north of this location, use Lyons Plains Road.
Crawford Road at Newtown Turnpike was also reported closed due to a fallen tree and power lines. There is no estimation on when either road will re-open to traffic.
As of 6 p.m., 98 Westport homes were without power, CL&P reported. A wind advisory is in effect until 4 a.m. Sunday with wind gusts as high as 60 mph possible.
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