Most to regain power by Friday, after 'macroburst' rips through Dutchess Girl's Death Blamed on Wild Storm That Pummeled Tri-State, Left 250K Without Power National Weather Service to investigate possible tornadoes in Westchester and Putnam 11-Year-Old NY Girl Among 6 Crushed to Death by Trees as Ferocious Storm Slams Region At least 3 dead after NY area storms topple trees onto vehicles

Local residents raise over $13K for Newburgh girl killed in storm

CITY OF NEWBURGH – Local residents have pledged over $13,000 to cover funeral expenses for Gina Garzon, the 11-year-old City of Newburgh girl who died after a tree fell on a car during Tuesday’s severe storm. Donations from 321 people totaled $13,565, according to a GoFundMe page set up for Garzon’s family. She had just celebrated her first communion on Saturday, according to the page. Garzon and her mother had just arrived home at 23 Robinson Ave. around 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday.

Woman Killed After Tree Slams Into Car During Storm

An 80-year-old woman was killed during the height of Tuesday's severe storm when a tree slammed into the driver's side of her vehicle in Rockland County.The incident occurred around 4:45 p.m. Tuesday as the woman was driving south on Red...

He's been surveying the damage since just after the storm hit. In Danbury, a man was doing yard work at a residence at Candlewood Lake when he saw the storm and decided to shelter in his pickup truck. Copyright 2006-2018 GateHouse Media, LLC. Individual cases will be posted as the information becomes available. Eversource is calling on crews from Massachusetts and New York to help with restoration.

At least four other people were killed in New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania after trees fell on vehicles, according to media reports. Some have even been observed to reach six feet or higher. Another fatality was reported just outside of the city in the Town of Newburgh. A tree fell on the truck and he was killed. Choose the plan that’s right for you. A tree rests on top of the car in Marie Buckstad's driveway in Forestburgh, NY on Thursday, May 17th, 2018.