Fire crews clear tree on overhead wire near Groton

(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — According to Amtrak, a tree on an overhead wire may have caused some delays for riders in eastern Connecticut.

The rail service confirmed via Twitter that a tree had fallen onto an overhead wire on Sunday afternoon, potentially causing problems for riders.

Fire crews from Groton responded to the situation and removed the tree after it sat on the wire for 60-90 minutes.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

Trains are back to running on their regular schedules.

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