Storm Damage in Wisconsin

By KBJR News 1

Storm Damage in Wisconsin

July 3, 2012 Updated Jul 3, 2012 at 6:45 PM CDT

Bayfield, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Parts of Wisconsin were also hit hard by Monday night's storms causing power outages and leaving behind tons of debris.

In Bayfield County, trees and power lines were blown down in many of the towns in the southern half of the county, specifically Barnes, Cable, Drummond, Grand View, Hughes and Iron River.

Most utilities should be restored later today.

In Iron County, there were initial reports of scattered power outages throughout the county. Officials reported downed trees on power lines, roads and a tree on a garage in Hurley.

Their south tower is currently on backup power. All major roads have been cleared. Some secondary roads will be cleared later today.

Ashland, Sawyer, Polk and Oneida counties reported minor storm damage and scattered power outages. No damage reports from Burnett, Rusk and Washburn counties.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns