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Power Restored To Hundreds In Fairfield County After High Winds Hit

Downed trees and power lines caused power outages overnight for thousands of Fairfield County residents.
Downed trees and power lines caused power outages overnight for thousands of Fairfield County residents. Photo Credit: Eversource

Power has been restored to hundreds of Fairfield County residents who lost electricity after strong winds moved into the area bringing down trees and wires.

Around 7 a.m. Thursday, UI reported 2,752 without power in Bridgeport, and 2,308 in Stratford. By 9 a.m. power had been restored to all in both cities. UI is currently reporting six outages in Fairfield and one in Trumbull.

At 5 a.m, Eversource reported more than 400 customers without power in Newtown, New Canaan, New Milford, Redding, and Weston. By 9 a.m. the outages were down to a handful with the highest being 25 in Newtown.

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