Wind damage: Downed tree on Ridgebury Road creates detour

Ridgefield drivers beware: Monday's high winds are causing damage all over town.

Update — 2:26 p.m.: Route 116 is clear, with debris on both sides of the road.

Police have set up a detour on Ridgebury Road close to Tiger Hollow.  Traffic headed north on Ridgebury is being detoured through Sherwood Road.

Other wind affected areas downed trees and wires include:

  • Ridgebury Road
  • Haviland Road
  • Pocconock Trail
  • Ramapoo Road
  • Lewis Drive
  • Pumping Station Road
  • Peaceable Ridge Road and Doubleday Lane
  • Manor Road
  • Twin Ridge Road
  • Wires and trees reported down between Oreneca Road and Ripowam Road.
  • Indian Cave Road

The Press will keep this list updated as the day goes on. Please send in any pictures to