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Fifty years for a minute let's talk about violent storms that caused some serious damage in the northeast check out this video of a transformer exploding behind a house.
In stony point New York look at this.
Imagine -- -- nearby one of those things.
Tower cam video of lightning strike.
Trees in New York City as well and a -- it has been watching all of -- lot from our New York City newsroom with more what's the very latest.
While some -- whether I -- crews working through that I could still tens of thousands of people in New York.
New Jersey Pennsylvania and Connecticut getting ready for work in the dark this morning.
What New York -- remains in a state of emergency after a possible tornado hit the city of Elmira.
Governor -- Cuomo declaring that emergency inch among county as teens are coming in from other parts of the state.
To assist with power restoration.
I seen my eighth seed coming through the window so I have a whole day and I and I -- like this guy was just like blanket that was gone -- so bad.
And heat and humidity is what spurred the -- a packed high winds heavy rain and even hail.
You say one person died as a result of the storm -- -- what what more can you -- let people work.
Who were injured.
Right well -- storms claiming at least one -- -- 61 year old Brooklyn man Richard Schwartz.
Lightning striking a church steeple and bricks and scaffolding falling on top of them.
Some wild pictures you see here as well Schwartz was a prosecutor with the -- -- attorney general's office.
And -- the National Weather Service will be determining whether actual tornadoes did indeed touched down in new York and Pennsylvania back to you all right and a climate in the newsroom for us and thanks.
So we've got some more images now on that storm system that likely spawned a tornado also is central Pennsylvania.
This is video out of Muncie where you can see what happens.
Two appears to effects in the final form in some this video here.
Right before the skies unleashed a real mess of the storm out there for -- -- that -- around here as well and it was worse for the folks in this area.
Little bit further north in Lewis run people say that they knew right away that they were in for some trouble.
-- He says big guys to win and I told Bob and I gave -- at my -- when it happened I would put that might fit I got my basement.
I stayed -- to have my house rattled or didn't.
I registries Mac -- and everything -- -- they can't hope for the best.
Lived here 57 years as a child here -- so many is still -- And -- dodged the bullet but this one got me but no one hurt everything's fine.
-- I was -- news for them but there was.
One fatality police say that a woman was killed by a falling tree in a rural area near the border with New -- tough tough storm.
Actually as an over in Williamsport Pennsylvania family narrowly avoiding a similar fate when a tree came crashing down on their truck.
Here's what's left of -- Smith's vehicle fortunately.
Jacob was not in that car at the time his dad watch the whole thing unfold and here's what he had to say.
And I saw the neighbor's tree over -- -- down I thought wow and just about that time I watched us -- for the right on my voice over.
Well a lot of storms knocking out power to about 70000 customers in that region.
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