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Mt. Ephraim: Weekend Storm Was a Whopper!

2008727_hail_storm_014 Photos by Bill Bates
TREE LANDS ON TOP OF HOUSE / POWER LINES  - The recent hail storm over the weekend sent a large tree crashing threw the home on the 300 block of Lowell Avenue, just off Bell Road. 

Power was disrupted for a short while before it was restored.  Mount Ephraim Police and Fire Department's were summonsed to the scene where no injuries were reported.

Units stayed on location until PSE&G arrived to secure the power and worker's from the Department of Public Works could remove part of the tree that was blocking the roadway.
HAIL BALLS - Large size hail balls can be seen on the  back door mat of this photographers home.2008727_hail_storm_001   Something of this magnitude has never been seen in this area during a storm.