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Tree branch brings down power lines in Manchester

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A large tree fell in Manchester, bringing power lines down as well on Thursday. (WFSB) A large tree fell in Manchester, bringing power lines down as well on Thursday. (WFSB)
MANCHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

A large tree branch on Maple Street in Manchester fell early Thursday morning and brought down power lines in the area. 

According to officials, the branch fell in the area of Maple and Spruce streets.

The area was blocked to traffic.

Manchester Public Works crews were on the scene to clean up the debris. 

No power outages were reported as of 6:15 a.m.; however, there was a high of around 100 around the time of the incident.

Officials confirmed that the tree was brought down by wind.

A high wind warning was in place for Hartford County on Wednesday. It has since expired.

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