Search and rescue efforts underway in Brookfield following storm

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Search and rescue efforts are underway in Brookfield following Tuesday night's powerful storm, according to officials.

The Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company says they were called to Brookfield at 4 a.m. to help with search and rescue efforts. Along with other state crews, they say say the will be in the town for the day to help assist Brookfield. 

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On Tuesday evening, a powerful storm moved across the state and caused a lot of damage in the town. Brookfield may have even experience a tornado during the storm. 

There are no further details about the search and rescue efforts at this time. 

Stay tuned with News 8 for updates. 

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