Storm update: Tornado warning issued; half dozen roads closed

A tornado warning has been issued in the Danbury area for Tuesday afternoon.

Heavy winds have already taken their tolls on Ridgefield roads.

Here's a list of roads that have fallen trees and downed wires:

  • Ridgebury Road (around 483)
  • Old Sib Road (around 49)
  • Tackora Trail
  • Mamanasco Road
  • Main Street
  • North Salem Road
  • Barlow Mountain Road
  • Briar Ridge Road
  • Limestone Road
  • Seventh Lane
  • Old West Mountain Road
  • Neds Mountain Road
  • Ritch Drive
  • Bennetts Farm Road
  • Fulling Mill Lane
  • Barlow Mountain Road
  • Seth Low Mountain Road

"Live wires are on the road and people are trapped in their cars," Ridgefield police reported from North Salem Road.

A similar situation is unfolding on Barlow Mountain Road.

This list will remain updated throughout the night.

Eversource reports 146 customers are without power.