Power restored to 200 people in Milford; road remains closed

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Credit: Milford Police

MILFORD — Power has been restored to 200 people who have been without it since early this morning.

United Illuminating says that power was restored around 8 p.m.

Police said they were called to a down tree and wires Saturday morning to the area of  Shayside Lane and Sentinel Hill. United Illuminating workers have a six man crew on scene, working to restore power and clear the roadway. Officials say that two poles have been broken. They believe weather to be the cause of this power outage.

The road remains closed as police are asking motorist to avoid the area if possible.