Monsoon Storm Causes Damage in Crystal Beach
The roof is exposed after a microburst  on Thursday evening took off shingles from the roof. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene

The roof is exposed after a microburst on Thursday evening took off shingles from the roof. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene

A monsoon storm rolled through Lake Havasu City, Desert Hills and Crystal Beach area Thursday evening. At approximately 8:30pm, the Las Vegas National Service has confirmed the storm produced a microburst with as high as 50-60mph winds that damaged the home of Jeanne Kentch and Bill Gardner. The microburst ripped shingles off of the roof as well as their swamp cooler. Tree limbs were also broken and patio furniture was knocked over.

Shingles from the roof that were ripped off due to a microburst lay on the ground Friday morning. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene

Shingles from the roof that were ripped off due to a microburst lay on the ground Friday morning. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene

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