Residents of Armstrong's Highland Park subdivision clean up following Friday's freak storm that dropped significant rain

Residents of Armstrong's Highland Park subdivision clean up following Friday's freak storm that dropped significant rain

Friday storm lashes Armstrong

City of Armstrong battered by wind, rain and hail for up to an hour Friday evening; storm causes power outages and damage...



The City of Armstrong was battered by a severe flash storm Friday.

The storm brought wind, rain and hail, starting shortly after 7 p.m. and lasting anywhere from 20 minutes to an hour.

Power was out in the Highland Park subdivision for more than six hours, and even longer for some residents of Spallumcheen.

The storm caused flood and other damage to a number of homes throughout the city.

See Wednesday’s Morning Star for more details…