FIRE ALERT! A tree top fell on power lines on Rt 131 between Center and Brook Rd causing a serious fire. Three power lines are down. Cavendish, Proctorsville, Ludlow, Reading, Weathersfield and W. Weathersfield fire departments have responded.  There is now a major fire underway. Please avoid this area by using Center and Brook Roads. 

Green Mountain Power is reporting that power should be restored by 10 pm.