WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - A line of severe storms hit the Midwest Wednesday. North Central Ohio was affected by the storms. }}" />

   
 
 
Line Of Storms Hit North Central Ohio

Story By: Brigitte Coles

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 6/13/2013

A line of severe storms hit the Midwest Wednesday. North Central Ohio was affected by the storms.

The National Weather Service issued tornado warnings just before midnight for several counties including Richland, Holmes and Crawford.The storms caused flooding and high water on the roadways throughout Richland County.

The railroad underpass at Ohio 309 and Park Ave. West in Ontario was closed due to high water. Ontario Police provided assistance to a motorist from Galion who attempted to drive through the water. "Apparently the driver was just coming from Walmart head back toward Galion and thought je could make it through the water and didn't," Ontario Police Department Lt. Tom Hill said. West Sixth Street in Mansfield also had high water from the storm.

There were reports of high water at the underpass of Park Avenue and Ashland Road and South Diamond Street. Golf-ball sized hail was reported in the village of Plymouth in Huron county and Richland County.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 A benefit will be held Friday night at Planet Rock in Mansfield to help a widowed mother and her four sons. Full Story
Image1 Mansfield residents will have the opportunity to step back in time as they visit one of the many historic buildings in our town. Full Story
 
Image1 Employers and college students come face-to-face Thursday for an internship speed-networking program at Ohio State- Mansfield and North-Central State College. Full Story
Image1 StarTek invites community leaders into its West Fourth Street call center in Mansfield Thursday, to show how the contributes to the community. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

StarTek Hosts Community Town Hall Meeting

Authorities ask for help locating a missing Shelby teen

Suspected overdose leads to raid of an Ashland apartment

Former kindergarten teacher indicted on drug charges

Bucyrus Police and Fire Units Clash For Charity

Mansfield hotels offering free rooms on Christmas Eve

Man indicted in shooting death of his girlfriend

Woman found dead in Butler is identified

Santa and His Elves Bring Christmas Magic to Mansfield

EPA Meets in Lexington Over Ground Water Contamination

Memorial services scheduled for retired Lt. John Wendling

Hire Foundation Pays For Lexington Senior Center Dishwasher

Jacob Hogan Sworn In As New Mansfield Police Officer

Retirement Party For Pioneer Superintendent Glenna Cannon

Ontario City Council seeking candidates for vacant position

More News