Storms Wreak Havoc in Elkton

Saturday's storms wreaked havoc in the town of Elkton. Mayor Wayne Printz says that one of the town's transformers was damaged, and the town was without power for most of the night.

There were several reports of damage, including large trees downed. Printz also reported a roof near F Street was nearly lifted off the house. He says it definitely was a storm unlike any they've ever witnessed before.

"From the people that I talked to, I think that they were very afraid and very surprised at the devastation and the damage and the potential power of a storm like this that we have never really had," says Printz. "I was all over through town and people were hugging and people were scared and they were consoling each other."

Printz says the city will surely do their part in cleaning the damage that remains. This storm has not yet been confirmed as a tornado. That decision has to be made by the National Weather Service. So far there have been no reports of death or injury. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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