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Violent Thunderstorms Crush Cars, Damage Homes [PHOTOS]

Tuesday severe thunderstorm toppled this tree onto this home in York, Maine, and left as many as 7,000 people without power. Credit: Shawn St. Hilaire

A fast-moving line of thunderstorms caused severe damage in some Maine communities Tuesday and spared many others, according to WMTW.

The Portland television news station reported that some of the worst damage occurred in York where the storm left as many as 7,000 people without power and toppled trees that crushed some cars and damaged several homes. There was also a tornado watch in effect Somerset and Franklin counties and some storm damage was reported in St. Albans.

This truck in York, Maine was left buried under a pile of broken tree limbs during Tuesday’s severe thunderstorm. Credit: Shawn St. Hilaire

Did you experience any storm damage from Tuesday’s storms? If so, please share your photos with us on our Facebook and Twitter pages with the hashtag #METhunderstorm.

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