Damage Reported In Benton County Following Friday’s Storms

Local News Sunday, June 13th, 2021

Storms Over The Lake Area. Photo Courtesy Of Lake Resident James Gohagan.

Strong storms tearing through the Lake Area Friday night did leave damage.

Officials with the National Weather Service say residents in Benton County saw snapped trees and power poles, along with damage to the siding of some area homes as well.

Winds were recorded at 70 miles an hour and there was confirmed reports of quarter-sized hail in Warsaw.

The storm knocked out power to portions of Benton, Morgan and Northern Camden County for several hours.

Local News Sunday, June 13th, 2021

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