He's been surveying the damage since just after the storm hit. In Danbury, a man was doing yard work at a residence at Candlewood Lake when he saw the storm and decided to shelter in his pickup truck. Copyright 2006-2018 GateHouse Media, LLC. Individual cases will be posted as the information becomes available. Eversource is calling on crews from Massachusetts and New York to help with restoration.
At least four other people were killed in New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania after trees fell on vehicles, according to media reports. Some have even been observed to reach six feet or higher. Another fatality was reported just outside of the city in the Town of Newburgh. A tree fell on the truck and he was killed. Choose the plan that’s right for you. A tree rests on top of the car in Marie Buckstad's driveway in Forestburgh, NY on Thursday, May 17th, 2018.