Storm damages, viewer photos and videos


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Severe storms rolled through Monday evening. The storms brought winds exceeding 70 mph is spots across the area. As a result, several trees and power lines came down causing closed streets, power outages and damages to property.

WANE 15 went into the field to inspect the damage from the storm and interview a few people who were impacted by the damaging winds and rain.

Many viewers have sent in photos and videos to be shared on and on social media, but WANE 15 wants to make sure you do so safely and in a way that is helpful.

Here are some tips and tricks for taking photos and videos:

  • Make sure the photo or video is horizontal or side to side
  • Watch for down power lines, trees, etc. when venturing out
  • Include the location of where the photos are taken (we may send a crew to the area)
  • Include if you want your name used for the credit or anonymous
  • Safety first! If you feel unsafe, don’t venture out.

Send photos to or on the Report It tab on the website.

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Thank you to all of our viewers who sent in photos and videos. We really appreciate it.

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