Hurricane strength wind gusts have wreaked havoc on the Greater Danbury area. Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton sent out a reverse 911 call urging residents to secure outdoor items and to check windows.
Police and Fire Departments across the Greater Danbury area urger motorists, if they are out driving, to use extreme caution. The wind has knocked down tree limbs and utility wires.
Eversource is reporting more than 28,000 outages across the state as of 1pm Monday.