Storms Bring Down Trees, Wires Across Our Region

Courtesy: Logan Eschrich

WARREN, Pa. (Erie News Now) – Storms moving through our reigon brought down trees and wires Thursday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to Fry Rd. near Old State Rd. in Franklin Township, Pa to clear away debris from the trees.

There was also a downed power line.

In Union City, tree limbs and a power line fell on a truck. An ambulance responded to the scene, but nobody was hurt.

A firefighter said wicked winds ripped through Union City around 3:20 p.m.

Penelec is working to restore power. Crews are expected to get most customers back online by 7:30 p.m.

Courtesy: Logan Eschrich
Courtesy: Logan Eschrich
Courtesy: Logan Eschrich

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