Winds near 90 mph damage homes, business

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By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

A severe thunderstorm roared through the Benson area with straight-line winds approaching 90 mph early Monday morning.

Damage wrought by the hurricane force winds were evident throughout the community as the sun rose. Many blocks had tree limbs, large and small, on cars, houses and yards. There were a few uprooted trees.

Powerlines were down in a couple places in Benson with the city electric crew working to restore power Monday morning...
 

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