A sudden, heavy downpour struck Staunton Friday night damaging homes, vehicles, and businesses. Streets were blocked off as cars stalled in deep waters. Portions of West Johnson Street and the Wharf area were completely under water.
There is help available for those affected. To report damage to personal property, Staunton residents are asked to call the city betweem noon and five Saturday. Call 332-3887 or 332-3888.
In addition, the Staunton chapter of the American Red Cross is open Saturday afternoon to help. That number is 540-886-9151. After hours, dial the emergency line at 540-294-0231.