WESTON, Conn. — Eversource is reporting a large power outage in Weston due to a fallen tree on Newtown Turnpike/Route 53.
As of 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, a total of 186 customers were without electricity in Weston, Eversource said.
Newtown Turnpike/Route 53 remains closed to all traffic until at least 9 p.m. Tuesday due to the fallen tree, according to the Weston Volunteer Fire Department.
The closure is from Godfrey Road to Valley Forge Road, according to the WVFD. A tree fell completely across Newtown Turnpike and heavily damaged four utility poles, the WVFD said.