Georgia Power officials say a system of severe thunderstorms has left about 162,000 customers without power.
As rain pelted down, Kandi Cash trudged through the splintered debris of her grandparents’ house, hoping to salvage photos and other prized family keepsakes after a day of violent storms raked the Southeast, leaving two people dead.
Strong storms were sweeping across south and central Georgia, part of a large storm system that dumped snow and sleet on the nation’s midsection and unleashed damaging tornadoes in Alabama.
Emergency officials on the Georgia coast are keeping an eye on Hurricane Sandy, but they say the storm is having little impact here as it passes far away at sea.
Thunderstorms downed dozens of trees and sent bolts of lightning into homes as they moved across Georgia.
Authorities say violent storms in Georgia killed an 83-year-old woman whose body was washed into a creek after she tried to take shelter in a drainage pipe.
ATLANTA (AP) — A strong storm system swept across north Georgia on Friday, prompting a series of tornado warnings and a report that a home inHaralsonCountyhad collapsed.
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