Storm topples 20 semi-trucks

Kansas storm topples 20 semi-trucks

ELLIS COUNTY, Kan. — A storm blew through Ellis County, Kansas, turning over at least 20 tractor-trailers.

Weather forecasters at KWCH said the winds were blowing at 80 mph and also brought down high-voltage power lines that landed on the semis on Interstate 70.

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The highway was closed due to the overturned trucks, The Wichita Eagle reported.

The winds also ripped a roof from a church in Hays, Kentucky. The roof landed on a parked car, KWCH reported.

The storm also brought flooding and power outages across Ellis County, the Eagle reported.