Downed Power Lines
Friday evening’s storms left one person dead and a trail of destruction in some local neighborhoods.
Public Works crews around the area are working to clean up after severe weather moved through the area Thursday night.
Extreme winds, rain and lightning struck the Pittsburgh region Thursday evening.
Monday’s quick burst of storms and relentless rains left behind plenty of damage around the area.
With some snow in the forecast, crews were out pre-treating the roads Sunday evening with salt and gravel. But for some residents, the damage was already done when this afternoon’s high winds knocked down power lines. Many were left without electricity as temperatures plummeted.
Many local residents woke up to storm damage this morning after another round severe weather rolled through the area overnight. Cleanup efforts are now underway after residents in Allegheny and Beaver counties began the day surveying the damage.