Dramatic Images Show Crippling Aftermath of NY Storms

A powerful storm caused havoc on the north shore of Long Island Aug. 3. Storms also thrashed New York City overnight.

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Ashley Leisey
A tree falls into a driveway, denting a car but not harming the mailbox, after a Long Island storm on August 3. (Credit: Ashley Leisey)
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Alyssa D’Orazi
A fallen tree completely blocks Frost Valley Road in Mount Sinai, Long Island after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Alyssa D’Orazi )
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Jade McGarrity
There are trees on most roads on Arden Place and Traders Covers, Port Jefferson Station and most people are without power after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Jade McGarrity)
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Jade McGarrity
There are trees on most roads on Arden Place and Traders Covers, Port Jefferson Station and most people are without power after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Jade McGarrity)
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Jade McGarrity
There are trees on most roads on Arden Place and Traders Covers, Port Jefferson Station and most people are without power after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Jade McGarrity)
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Joshua Wyatt
A tree lays across a power line on Arden Place, Port Jefferson, after a long Island storm on August 3. (Credit: Joshua Wyatt)
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Lightning strikes the Empire State Building.
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Roozi Wadhwa
A tree falls in Commack, Long Island, and damages a man's car in his driveway after the storm on August 3. (Credit: Roozi Wadhwa)
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Roozi Wadhwa
A tree falls on a man's car parked in his driveway in Commack, Long Island, after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Roozi Wadhwa)
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Roozi Wadhwa
Branches break from trees in Commack, Long Island, after a storm on August 3. (Credit: Roozi Wadhwa)
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