Rain is adding to the misery in the town of Ben Wheeler as residents look to rebuild.
Damage estimates by one trade group put last month’s raging Dallas hailstorm among the worst ever recorded here — early $2 billion. The wreckage has some local homeowners facing an additional as they try to replace damaged roofs.
In the neighborhoods of southwest Arlington, you can see the remains of destroyed garages, their walls collapsed and roofs ripped off. In that rubble you can also see lots of damaged or emptied shelves. So, what happened to the things stored in those garages?
Authorities say a man found dead atop storm-related debris in the Oak Lawn area of Dallas was electrocuted by downed power lines from fast-moving North Texas thunderstorms.
Galveston County’s last known victim from Hurricane Ike remains unidentified more than two years after the storm. The woman was found 16 days after Ike made landfall on Sept. 13, 2008.