Storm damage reports across western Massachusetts

(WWLP) – Severe thunderstorms moved through western Massachusetts Tuesday night. Here is a look at some damage in our area, reported by trained weather spotters or over amateur radio:

  • 6:35 P.M. Springfield: Water main break at the corner of Cottage Street and Robbin Roads
  • 7:36 P.M. Springfield: Flooding on Tapley Street at DPW, possible stuck car
  • 7:48 P.M. Springfield: Flooding on Colton Street
  • 7:45 P.M. West Springfield: Route 5 south tunnel flooded and impassable
  • 7:54 P.M. Springfield: House struck by lightning on magnolia terrace. Smell of smoke in residence.
  • 7:56 P.M. Palmer: Route 20 flooded with manhole covers popped off the road
  • 8:05 P.M. Palmer: Flooding on Wilbraham Street
  • 8:05 P.M. Palmer: Flooding near 2 Wilbraham Street in Palmer.
  • 8:11 P.M. Springfield: Flooding on Whittum Avenue across from Frederick Harris
  • 8:40 P.M. Springfield: Flooding on Roosevelt Avenue
  • 10:47 P.M. Agawam: Car stuck in flooded waters on Mill Street
  • 10:47 P.M. Agawam: Car stuck in flood waters on Poplar Street
  • 10:52 P.M. Agawam: Henry Street is flooded and impassable
  • 10:57 P.M. Agawam: Suffield Street flooded and impassable
  • 11:02 P.M. Agawam: Cars stuck in flood waters on north Westfield Street. The road is impassable.

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