One Million Without Power After Violent Storm Rips Midwest

Source: Inside Climate News


More than one million homes and businesses are without power across the Midwest after a wall of lightning, hail and deadly winds ripped through Chicago and elsewhere, tearing apart trees and homes. The line of storms, 160 miles wide, cut a path of destruction across Iowa, Illinois and Indiana on Monday—with wind gusts in some places clocking upwards of 100 miles per hour.

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