Downed Trees, Lots Of Damage From Severe Storms In Virginia

 Friday, June 17, 2016


A powerful line of storms that triggered tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings across Central Virginia Thursday night downed trees and knocked out power to more than 150,000. People are sharing their photos and videos of what CBS 6 Chief Meteorologist Zach Daniel calls a "historic wind event." Stephanie Minneti‎ in Hanover County said her husband was out patrolling the roads after the storm and snapped a photo of a downed power line across a road. Xine Bouthillier said she had a number of trees down where she lives. "We have trees and limbs down but it’s the mangled mess of power lines and downed power poles that worry me.