Possible tornado touches down in Worcester

WORCESTER, Mass. (WPRI) — Emergency Management officials from the City of Worcester have reported a severe weather incident in the Grafton Hill neighborhood, with several large trees downed and a power outage currently affecting about 150 homes.

Members of the Worcester Police Department, Worcester Fire Department, and DPW remain on scene assist residents.

Residents are asked to stay away from downed power lines and areas of flooding where power lines may not be visible.

There are no reported injuries at this time. The city will continue to keep the public notified as information becomes available.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s