Tree Topples on Newbern Street

Today’s storms took down a tree and power lines on Newbern Street a little before 5 p.m.

A neighbor reports hearing a sound “like thunder” as the tree fell. As of 5:20 p.m., the Boston Fire Department was on the scene. Motorists should avoid the area.

If you see other downed trees and wires in the neighborhood, please share.