Storms Sent One Person to the Hospital

A tree crashing into a Memphis home sent one person to the hospital and four others scrambling to safety. Strong winds toppled a tree early this morning on Ethlyn Avenue. Five people including two children were sleeping. One adult is recovering after being hurt climbing out a window.

MLGW Crews are busy restoring power to hundreds of customers. Over 12-hundred customers were without power overnight as storm fronts moved through Memphis. By midday the number of customers without service was below 300.