Nasty wind gusts knock bushes down, tear roofs off homes and rooster coops, and topples a semi over on its aspect; no individuals or animals are injured
ARCADIA, Wis. (WKBT) – Extreme climate ripped via elements of the Arcadia and Glencoe areas Tuesday night.
A semi-truck toppled over on its aspect due to sturdy winds at Pilgrim’s Delight in Arcadia.
Crews finally pulled the truck again upright.
The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Workplace says three rooster coops’ roofs had been both partially or absolutely blown off.
Considered one of followers on the rooster farms blew threw the barn, narrowly lacking the proprietor as he was strolling inside.
A few trailer houses’ roofs additionally had been both partially or utterly blown off.
Many small bushes across the Arcadia-Glencoe space had been knocked down as nicely.
No individuals or animals had been injured throughout the storm.
Buffalo County Sheriff’s Workplace Chief Deputy Lee Engfer says the truth that no person was damage is miraculous.
“The quantity of harm, you have a look at the roofs that had been blown off. These are massive roofs. The rooster coops are 100 toes lengthy. Most likely 50-60 toes vast. You realize, a complete roof comes off, got here down on one of many barns. It doesn’t seem any individuals or animals had been damage. So, fairly superb,” Engfer mentioned.
One of many neighbors helps clear up after a household’s roof bought partially torn off.
She says she was scared for her neighbors when the extreme thunderstorm blew via.
“Simply making an attempt to guarantee that nobody was damage and every little thing. I imply my first intuition was ‘Oh my God! Is everybody OK?,” Audrey Voss mentioned. “Ensuring everybody was OK was my most important plan.”
Engfer says the household’s house is not liveable.
The Crimson Cross is helping that household with momentary housing at a neighborhood motel.
Audrey says her trailer dwelling suffered minor harm.
Our First Alert Climate crew says wind gusts topped round 65-70 miles per hour within the Arcadia space Tuesday night.
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