STORM DOES MUCH DAMAGE.

Hammond Times, Volume 5, Number 277,Hammond, Lake County, 12 May 1911

STORM DOES MUCH DAMAGE.

STORM DOES MUCH DAMAGE.
The electrical storm that passed over Marion County Tuesday night destroyed two barns and killed five horses valued at $3,500, belonging to Jasper McConnel, three miles northwest of Oaklandon. The storm also damaged a house owned by Ernest McCoy in Lawrence. Bolts of lightning struck both the barn and the house about 9:30 o'colck[sic] In the evening. No one was Injured. McCoy's house was badly damaged, plastering being torn down In several rooms. Mr. McConnel's loss was covered by Insurance.

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