Strong Winds Hit Allegany County This Morning

June 19, 2019

ALLEGANY COUNTY, NY – An official at the Allegany County Fire Commissioners Office tells WLEA News this morning, heavy winds, came through the Town of Birdsall, doing damage to the Birdsall Townhall and Firehall, which we’re told, is the same building. There were no injuries. There are conflicting reports at this point, as to whether it was a microburst or a tornado that came through.

Also, Mike Baldwin of the Wellsville Regional News page, tells WLEA that three children were playing near a river in the Allegany County Town of Centerville, and that the children were dangerously near the water and had to be rescued. Baldwin says that the children are said to be safe, and were not injured.