A father and two children escaped injury Saturday when a thunderstorm left a pine tree atop their pickup on Wonderwood Drive off Randolph Road. Duke Power said the sudden storms knocked out power to about 5,000 homes.
A father and two children escaped injury Saturday when a thunderstorm left a pine tree atop their pickup on Wonderwood Drive off Randolph Road. Duke Power said the sudden storms knocked out power to about 5,000 homes. Courtesy of Linda Wyatt
A father and two children escaped injury Saturday when a thunderstorm left a pine tree atop their pickup on Wonderwood Drive off Randolph Road. Duke Power said the sudden storms knocked out power to about 5,000 homes. Courtesy of Linda Wyatt

Charlotte storms knock out power, down trees

August 27, 2016 06:58 PM