Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
Uprooted Tree Removed
HORSEHEADS (WENY) -- A homeowner is picking up the pieces after yesterday's rain, hail and wind caused a tree to collapse onto a home in Horseheads.
As we showed you yesterday, the was uprooted and fell right onto his front porch on Old Ithaca Road- just missing power lines.
The tree has since been removed, and power has been restored.
And the homeowner, Jason Holden, tellS us the insurance company will be assessing the damage tomorrow.
"It feels a lot better today. Acorn Tree Service came and cleaned me right up. That was all taken care of first thing this morning," said Holden. "I was a little worried about it, but it's nothing that can't be fixed."
Holden says he's grateful there wasn't more damage.
The storm also knocked out power here at WENY studios for several hours, but fortunately there was no damage.