7-14-18 treees down in fdl

Severe thunderstorms rolled through Fond du Lac County, with hail and high winds knocking down trees and lightning starting a garage on fire.   Emergency management director Bobbie Hicken says the thunderstorm moved through the area around 5:30pm Friday.  “The city of Fond du Lac had a lot of trees down.  A lot are in roadways,”  Hicken told WFDL news.  Hicken says a home on Country Club Lane was struck by lightning.  “…a couple of areas of localized flooding.  We did have a house that was struck by lightning.  Damage done to their garage.”   No injuries were reported.

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