Storms bring down trees, make for treacherous travel

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Heavy downpours and strong gusts of wind brought down trees and made for treacherous travel around Brooklyn Tuesday night.

Numerous downed trees were reported, including one that fell on an MTA bus shortly before 6 p.m. in Bergen Beach. Emergency responders said no injuries were reported.

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Residents were urged to avoid unnecessary travel. Anyone who must travel should be aware of slick roads and flooding.

Earlier in the day in Canarsie, residents were enjoying the warm weather and sunny skies before the storms hit.

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