Overnight storms bring high winds leaving thousands in the dark

OKLAHOMA CITY-Strong storms brought high damaging winds to the metro Friday night.

Storm chaser Marc Dillard caught straight-line winds racing into the west part of Oklahoma City causing power lines to snap leaving thousands in the dark.

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Some residents report trees being down along with other damage.

The mesonet in Minco recorded peak wind gusts of 71 miles per hour.