This afternoon’s brief storm was most intense south of I-95. There was thunder, lightning — even hail.
Downed wires caused the closure of South Compo, at Tar Rock Road.
Eversource was there quickly. The road is reopened, but with caution tape for low-hanging wires.
Meanwhile, Westport Police report these incidents:
- 55 Long Lots Rd: Tree limb partially blocking road.
- 220 South Compo Road: Closed due to wires.
- 73 South Turkey Hill Road: Closed due to downed tree.
- 330 Post Road West (westbound lanes): Closed due to downed tree.
- Greens Farms Road at Maple Avenue: Closed due to downed tree.
- Greens Farms Road at Maple Lane: Closed due to downed tree