Power outages reported in Salem, Colchester

Connecticut Light & Power is reporting several power outages in the region.

As of 10:50 a.m., 617 customers in Colchester and 582 in Salem were without power. Earlier, Salem had 1,897 outages.

The 337 customers in Montville who were without power have been restored.

Mitch Gross, a spokesman for CL&P, said they were notified of the problem at about 8:15 this morning. He said a tree limb fell on a wire off Route 85 in Salem.

Crews are currently addressing the problem, he said.


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