Nearly 80 Hillsboro Homes and Firehouse Sustain Damage

(HILLSBORO)    Brian Gaudet, Chief of the Hillsboro Fire Protection District says nearly 80 homes in the Hillsboro area sustained significant damage from Saturday’s storm. According to Gaudet, the good news is no one was physically injured from the tornado and straight line winds.

Chief Gaudet says the Hillsboro firehouse located off old highway 21 in the business district sustained damage.

According to Gaudet, two other businesses located on the same block— Matt Woods State Farm Insurance and the Robert D. Brown Funeral Home were unscathed.