Heavy Rains Hit The Parkland Wednesday

(St. Francois County, MO.) Officials in some parts of St. Francois County are assessing minor damage after a storm rolled through the county with hi winds and heavy downpours Tuesday afternoon. In Park HIlls some parts of St. Joe Drive, Third Street, and some areas of Main were flooded with water making driving hazardous. Some trees were also blown down along with a few power lines in the area of Lewis Street. It's reported part of the roof of the Parkland Hope Center at Lewis and St. Joe Drive was blown off. Repairs are ongoing yet the store will be closed for a time. In at least one part of Farmington a tree was knocked down by the storm. For a video showing the intensity of the storm, as it struck the KFMO B12054 studios, visit the KFMO or B104 facebook page.