Aftermath of Severe Storms as presented by: Minnesota Public Radio

Residents and utility crews on Saturday were assessing and repairing the damage from a severe storm on Friday night. The National Weather Service said that the worst damage from the storm was centered in the metro area, with hundreds of trees and power lines down throughout the Twin Cities. In the Highland Park area of St. Paul, cleanup was underway on Saturday, June 22, 2013, after severe thunderstorms caused damage and power failures around the Twin Cities on Friday night. Megan Kellerman of Minneapolis uses her cellphone on Saturday, June 22, 2013 while it charges off the battery of her car, which was crushed by a fallen tree on Humbolt Avenue near 33rd Street in Minneapolis. Numerous large, old trees were uprooted in this neighborhood east of Lake Calhoun and south of Uptown after powerful overnight storms swept through the Twin Cities. Rockville, Minn., Fire Chief Rodney Schaefer stops to take a photo of a downed tree on a home on Friday, June 21, 2013, in Rockville, Minn. The tree crushed an antique tractor. A strong overnight storm caused damage over much of central Minnesota.

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