Clean up continues Friday after powerful storms hit Midlands, Power restoration underway

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Clean up continued Friday in the wake of powerful storms that hit the Midlands Thursday afternoon. Fallen tree on Black Avenue in the town of Lexington / Source: Lexington PD Downed trees, power lines and traffic lights caused problems for residents Thursday afternoon. On Friday, utility crews were working areas across the Midlands, in both Richland and…

Storms topple tree on home in the Midlands

COLUMBIA,  SC (WOLO)-Friday night the storms cleared but not before some people in the midlands saw damage from rain and wind. Take a look at this home on Bilton Road off Broad River Road in Irmo. Our crews were on the scene Friday afternoon when neighbors told us the homeowners were not home when a tree fell on their house….

GALLERY: Video/Images Wednesday’s Severe Weather

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Photos from our crew and viewers of Wednesday’s storm damage. // Video Funnel cloud spotted in West Columbia, 3pm. Courtesy: Mark Creighton, Jr.  Hwy 321 near the new Farmers Market. Posted by Alicia Barnes John on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 Categories: Local News Tags: ABC Columbia, Storm, Weather