According to scanner reports, wires are down in the Chestnut Avenue area. At least 10 homes were without power when the incident happened around 10 a.m. Chestnut Avenue residents — if you're reading this on battery power or your cell phone, let the neighborhood know if you're still without power.
WHDH reports the outage was caused when an 80-year-old oak that was rotted all the way through fell on power lines and crushed a car.
JP resident and Patch restaurant reviewer reported at 12:19 p.m. that power was back at her residence.