Thousands without power following storms

Red Cross Opening Shelter at North Tonawanda High School

July 20, 2013 Updated Jul 20, 2013 at 11:10 AM EDT

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Red Cross Opening Shelter at North Tonawanda High School

July 20, 2013 Updated Jul 20, 2013 at 11:10 AM EDT

BUFFALO, NY, July 20, 2013 – The American Red Cross, Serving Erie & Niagara Counties is in the process of opening a shelter at North Tonawanda High School, 405 Meadow Drive in North Tonawanda after thousands of residents have been left without power following overnight storms. Volunteers from the Disaster Workforce have been mobilized to set up and staff the shelter, which is expected to be open at approximately 10:30am.