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Heavy rains overnight cause some minor damage in Micanopy area

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Micanopy, like many other North Central Florida communities, experienced heavy rain throughout the night.  The storm conditions brought down a few trees on county highways.  The rain also caused the collapse of a roof on an unoccupied building at the intersection of U.S. 441 and CR 234.  A few hundred residents in Cross Creek experienced a temporary power outage overnight.

Heavy rain causes roof to collapse on Micanopy building

Tree fell on CR 346 near Micanopy

Ditch full of water around Micanopy

Ditches in Micanopy area are filled with water.

About Donna Green-Townsend

Donna is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

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