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Eversource: Power restored to over 20,000 customers following storm

Eversource confirmed Friday that they have seen a drastic reduction in power outages across the state with approximately 5,000 total, following Wednesday’...
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Eversource confirmed Friday that they have seen a drastic reduction in power outages across the state with approximately 5,000 total, following Wednesday’s strong storm.

Over 30,000 customers were without power Thursday morning and several schools were closed or on a delayed opening.

Numerous parts of the state experienced damage from Wednesday’s storm:

FOX61’s Jim Altman was LIVE in West Hartford:

FOX61's Matt Caron in Somers:

FOX61's Tony Terzi in New London:

FOX61's Brian Didlake in Vernon:

Here's the latest:

OUTAGES:

As of 3 p.m., Eversource reported 33,639 outages; United Illuminating reports 1,092 outages

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CLOSINGS/DELAYS

Check here for a list of schools that are delayed or closed for Thursday

TRAFFIC:

View the traffic map here

View CTDOT Traffic Alerts here

Various streets across multiple towns are also closed as crews repair downed powerlines, remove trees. Train service along the shoreline is also affected: