Local & Regional
Fri June 12, 2009
UPDATE: Storms Hit Tulsa
By John Durkee
Tulsa, OK – Heavy thunderstorms rolled through Tulsa with high winds and large hail. The storm hit just before 10AM on Friday. The National Weather Service Issues a severe thunderstorms warning for the Tulsa Metro and estimated storm winds at 80-miles-per-hour.
Damage is being reported along Riverside Drive near I-44. A tree has fallen into a home. A resident, who declined a recorded interview, says the tree was struck by lightning
One person has been injured in Pryor from a downed tree.
Winds of 100-miles an hours was reported at Peggs, Oklahoma.
Large hail was reported in Cleveland and Stillwater. Some hail was larger than baseballs.