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Overnight Storm Damage and Outages Reported



    (Published Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016)

    Property damage and several power outages are reported after Saturday night's storm.

    A house is damages after being struck by lightening on Stone Post Rd. in Salem, New Hampshire.  No injuries were reported.

    Three cars were stuck in flood waters on Mechanic Street in Leominster, Massachusetts after it was flooded around 10:45 p.m.

    In Fitchburg, Massachusetts, John Fitch Highway and an adjoining parking lot became flooded with a foot of water just before 11 p.m.

    Part of South Shore Dr. in Sturbridge, Massachusetts was washed out at 11 p.m.

    A house in Harvard, Massachusetts caught fire after being struck by lightning just before 11:15 p.m.

    Multiple trees and power lines were down on Prescott St. in Clinton, Massachusetts around 11:20 p.m. as a result of heavy winds.

    Heavy winds in Spencer, Massachussetts caused a tree to go down on wires on Chickering Rd, leaving 500 homes without power just after 11:30 p.m.

    Heavy winds also caused wires to go down just before midnight on Perryville Rd. in Webster, Massachusetts.

    Wires went down on Mayberry Ave. at the High Street extension in Westborough, Massachusetts at 2:10 a.m. Sunday morning.

    Just after 2:35 p.m., a large tree limb and electrical wires came down on a car on Rice Rd. in Quincy, Massachusetts.

    At 2:50 a.m. Sunday morning a car got stuck in flood waters on Independence Ave. at Bennington St. in Quincy, Massachusetts.

    Just before 1:30 a.m., a 14-year-old boy was close to being struck by lightning.  He was not directly hit, and he refused medical treatment.

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