PHOTOS: Passing thunderstorms cause minor damage

Hess Road in Newfane
Hess Road in Newfane

WILSON, N.Y. (WIVB) – A thunderstorm passing through Western New York Tuesday night caused minor damage in Niagara County.

Between Niagara, Orleans and Chautauqua counties, National Grid reported around 15,000 people without power. The storm uprooted some trees, which took out power lines, and caused minor flooding in spots.

You can see photos sent in by News 4 viewers of the damage caused by the storm here.

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