TAUNTON (CBS) – The National Weather Service has preliminarily confirmed that that microburst hit part of Taunton during Friday’s storms.
Experts from the NWS conducted a storm survey on Saturday in an area around Tremont and Eldridge Streets in Taunton and determined a microburst that was about 600 feet wide did hit.
The high winds, estimated to be around 75 miles per hour, snapped branches and uprooted several trees.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Kim Tunnicliffe reports
A few homes and cars sustained damage.
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