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Clean up efforts begin in Henry County

A house in Napoleon A house in Napoleon
HENRY COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Stormsrolled through Henry County Wednesday afternoon, knocking down trees, branchesand power lines.

Allthe limbs and branches that were blocking major roads were cleaned up byThursday, but residents still have a lot of work to do in their own yards. Theyare confident, thought, that they'll get it done quickly.

"Thewhole neighborhood is pitching in," said Napoleon resident Scott Hessey. "Thegood news is we've met neighbors we've never met before, so we're all out herepitching in, and hopefully the city does, too, because there's lots of clean upthat needs to happen."

Officialssay about 1,600 Henry County resident woke up without power Thursday. Crews areworking to restore lines and expect to finish before midnight Friday morning.

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