Hundreds of customers in Windsor Locks are without power on Friday evening as crews respond to a fallen tree with power lines down.
According to Eversource, 833 customers are without power as of 9:15 p.m. on Friday evening.
The Windsor Locks Fire Department said the cause of the outage is because of a tree the fell and tore down wires on South Center Street, between Montemerlo Avenue to Garry Road.
The Fire Department is urging residents to avoid the area as a transformer came down and is on fire in the street.
South Center St from Montemerlo Ave to Garry Rd is closed due to a tree and wires across the road. There is also a transformer on the ground on fire. STAY CLEAR OF THE AREA— Windsor Locks FD (@WLFD) March 17, 2018
Crews are working to restore power and reopen the road.
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