NWS: Not a tornado, but straight-line winds

Updated: 07/04/2014 5:18 PM
Created: 07/04/2014 4:22 PM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

The National Weather Service says it was not a tornado, but straight-line winds that caused damage in Minden, Montgomery County on Thursday.

Some of the winds are estimated around 100 miles per hour.

Damage included a barn that was destroyed, along with an overturned tractor-trailer and several downed trees.

There were no reports of serious injuries.

This barn in Minden, Montgomery County was destroyed by the tornado.
Photo: WNYT


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