Storms Roll Through Wharton
The National Weather Service is working to find out if straight line winds or tornadoes are to blame for the damage in Wharton on Tuesday. Over 2,000 homes were without power for hours in Wharton and surrounding areas. Trees fell down into streets, buildings and caused power outages. The City of Wharton says 4 or 5 homes suffered damage, but no injuries were reported. The city advises those with brush from the storm to put it by the curb and it will be picked up.