Derecho slams Chicago, massive trees snapped in half in Windy City due to destructive weather

A derecho with upward of 70 mile per hour winds destroyed parts of Chicago and Iowa on Monday as the storm stampeded its way across the Midwest, and more than 1 million people lost power across the states. (August 10, 2020)

The National Weather Service's office in Chicago tweeted: "Remain indoors. Do not start moving loose objects back outside until winds subside."


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Tags: regional news, derecho, strong winds, trees uprooted,

Location: Chicago