A 53-year-old Connecticut man has died after falling more than 40 feet while cutting a tree during a cleanup job after Superstorm Sandy.
A bear that was found up a tree in downtown New Britain has been tranquilized and will be relocated.
State officials say that in the wake of a storm that damaged trees across the state, they won’t enforce a 1919 Connecticut law that bars some tree trimmers from pruning or taking down branches.
A falling tree sparked a three-car crash on the Merritt Parkway, the third time in recent weeks that a tree has fallen into traffic on that highly traveled roadway.
Connecticut state police have identified the driver who was killed on the Merritt Parkway in Stamford when a tree fell on his car during a strong rainstorm.