Route 140 in Ellington was closed for a few hours on Tuesday because of downed trees and wires.
The downed trees and wires closed Route 140 near Hopkins Road around 10:50 a.m., according to the Department of Transportation. Crews said a five-inch tree fell across the road and landed on two power lines.
Route 140 reopened around 1:30 p.m., according to the DOT.
Eversource crews were called to the scene to repair power lines.
There was no word on injuries.
The cause of the incident was under investigation.
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