Swamped, struck and stuck in Wellesley

Twitter is lighting up with photos taken by people driving (or sitting in traffic) in Wellesley during Wednesday’s rain/thunderstorms.

https://twitter.com/stereoclo/status/225702279175626752

https://twitter.com/SwampDogSmoho/status/225705703115988992

https://twitter.com/andrewknueven/status/225691489441832960

 

Meanwhile, Wellesley emergency crews have responded to issues such as this tree, struck by lightning, falling on a car on Audubon Road. As well as to a lightning strike at a home on Benvenue Street, as seen here and on the Wellesley PD photo website.

Benvenue lightning strike in Wellesley, July 18