Storms Close Roads Throughout Area

Yesterday’s storms caused havoc in the area with roads, electric outages, accidents, and even mudslides.  Heavy rains damaged road in Newbury and Goshen. In Newbury, NH DOT crews worked around Brookside Road and Coburn Farm on Route 103 and Cheney Road was closed at Chalk Pond due to road conditions.

The NH DOT also assisted Goshen with the flooding over Route 10 South – at the Mummery Road intersection. Goshen’s Highway Department was out working on various roads damaged from the heavy rains.

In Cornish, a car hit a utility pole on Route 12-A, and Hanover residents lost power in the area of Dunster Drive due to a blown fuse.

The weather also created havoc in Vermont with New Boston Rd in Norwich VT being closed for a while after a tree and wires fell on the road.

Vermont also experienced several mudslides during the storms.  Route 5 in Westminster was closed for a large mudslide across the road as well as Route 9 near Brattleboro.

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