NEW LONDON, CT (WFSB) - Downed power lines led to officers in New London warning drivers to avoid an area.

Police said on Friday morning that the downed poles and lines were in the Huntington, Broad and Federal streets area.

They said Eversource was on the scene.

They also said power outages were possible.

Eversouce's website showed 25 customers in the city without power.

There's no word on what brought down the poles or if anyone was hurt.

Copyright 2019 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.