Girl killed during Newburgh storm identified

11-year-old girl killed by fallen tree

Federal officials said Wednesday that tornadoes touched down in the following places: two EF-1 tornadoes in CT, one between Beacon Falls and Hamden in New Haven County and a second in Southbury and Oxford, also in New Haven County; an EF-2 tornado occurred in Kent, New York; an EF-0 tornado in Newburgh, New York; and another EF-1 tornado in Saugerties, New York.

More than 120,000 homes in New England lost power following the storm.

At least three people were killed during Tuesday's storm.

The 80-year-old woman was driving alone in a 2018 Hyundai during the powerful storm when a tree fell on top of her vehicle. A tree fell on the truck and he was killed.

The unnamed girl died after she was unloading a auto alongside her mother before strong wind gusts pushed the tree on the vehicle.

The girl's mother suffered only minor injuries.

The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF0 tornado hit Newburgh, which is located in Orange County.

Saugerties, New York, got hit with an EF1 tornado and a microburst, according to NWS. A macroburst toppled hundreds of trees in Dutchess County, New York. As of Wednesday night, almost 300,000 customers remained without power in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, according to poweroutage.us. Baseball-sized hail has been reported in upstate NY, as well as high flood waters.

Damage to train tracks from severe weather forced the closure of MARC's Brunswick Line service in Maryland.

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