Storm Tree (MS Word Photo)

Strong Storms Bring Damage and Power Outages in Morris

Morris and Seneca were the hardest hit areas from the strong storms on Wednesday night.

More than 500 people in Seneca were without power due to several down power lines from the damaging winds. Down power lines were also an issue on Airport Road in Morris.

The hardest hit area in Morris was Nettle Creek Subdivision where several trees were uprooted. The National Weather Service said the severe storm had 70 mile per hour wind gusts. No injuries were reported from the storms.