A tree on Webster Street was struck by lightning.
On Friday morning, a severe thunderstorm blew threw Chillicothe and the surrounding area causing some trees to fall and other minor damage. As of 11:45 a.m., the Chillicothe Police Department reported receiving reports of tree limbs in roadways and the Chillicothe Street Department was working to remove debris from roadways as calls came in. This tree, located on Webster Street is believed to have been struck by lightning. Friday morning area rainfall amounts were reported to be anywhere from 1 inch to 1.78 inches in just a few hours. Rain is expected throughout the rest of the day with severe thunderstorm warnings listed until 4 p.m., for Livingston County and the surrounding area.