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Storms hit Lakes area, cause damage

The storm that passed through the region July 17, 2010, caused significant damage in the area. (Photo by Darci Haraldson of Sioux Falls, S.D.)

OKOBOJI, Iowa -- The storm that passed through the region Saturday evening caused significant damage in the Iowa Great Lakes area.

Winds in excess of 80 mph were reported between 10 and 11 p.m. Saturday. Large trees were down in some areas, and boats, hoists and docks were wrecked in the Terrace Park area.

Photos of the damage are posted on www.exploreokoboji.com

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