Duxbury: High Winds Bring Down Trees & Impact Roads

Credit: Duxbury Fire Dept.

Myrtle Street-Photo Credit: Duxbury Fire Dept.

Powerful winds are impacting travel in Duxbury.

Fire officials say they have been handling numerous calls for wires and trees down.

A tree and primaries are down on Myrtle St. making the road impassable.

Police say similar incidents like this have occurred throughout town.

Motorists are being advised to use caution and report power outages by calling (800) 592-2000 or by going to the Eversource website.

Tree Down on Garage on Marshal Street Photo Credit:

Tree Down on Garage on Marshal Street-Photo Credit: Duxbury Fire Dept.

 

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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.