CID-20180416-62625-USA – Critical Infrastructure Disruption – USA – North-America

Severe storms swept through the Charlotte area Sunday afternoon, downing trees, disrupting travel, dropping hail the size of golf balls and causing tens of thousands of residents to lose power. Two possible tornadoes touched down in Reidsville and in Greensboro, where one death was reported. The Charlotte Fire Department said it responded to "numerous" calls about trees blown down by wind gusts onto houses and power lines. Interstate 77 had to be closed in both directions for hours because of fallen power lines near exit 30 in Davidson, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation. The ...

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