Posts Tagged ‘super derecho’

On Friday June 28, 2012 Accuweather.com reported that a “super derecho” of violent thunderstorms spread a distance of 700 miles throughout the Midwest and mid-Atlantic. Fort Wayne, Indiana saw its fair share of damage on Friday including over 500 trees down and 70,000 without power.

-Photos courtesy of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Now that the city is slowly recuperating from the storm, it’s time to start accessing and cleaning up the damage. Upstate Metal Recycling, a locally owned company in Fort Wayne has started collecting several uprooted pieces of scrap since Friday’s storm.   If you find yourself in Fort Wayne or in the surrounding area, Upstate is more than happy to help you exchange your scrap for cash.  Upstate Metal Recycling takes great pride in giving you a great deal on all your steel, aluminum, brass, copper, electric wire, cars, shingles, etc. You can even ‘Like’ them on Facebook for a coupon on your next visit to the yard.

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