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Storm downs power lines and trees throughout Willard

Norwalk Reflector Staff • Jun 18, 2014 at 11:35 PM

The following message was issued tonight by the Huron County Emergency Alert System:

Attention Willard residents, and anyone in the city of Willard, for your safety we ask that you stay inside due to multiple power lines down and trees throughout the city.

The police and fire departments are responding to all emergencies at this time. The street lights will not be working due to down power lines though out the city.

Please stay tuned to television and radio stations. Please do not call 911 for power line restoration information at this time.

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The accompanying photo of a tree across the road, sent by Stephanie Riley Jones, was taken at about 5 p.m. on Main Street in Willard. If you have storm-related photos to share, please email them to news@norwalkreflector.com.

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The photo of an apparent funnel cloud, sent by Nikki Evans, was taken by her husband, Mike Evans, just outside Willard around 6 p.m.

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The photo of a tree limb that snapped and took down power lines in front of a house in Willard was sent by Lori Weaver.

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Mary Sharp sent the photos of a branch through a fence and a tree on a house while a child stands in the street.

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And Brittney Felter sent the photo of a tree on her house on U.S. 20 in Norwalk.

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