Hail in Troy, Missouri. Photo Courtesy: Karla Allsberry
KSDK -- Scattered thunderstorms caused damage in some Illinois counties in the NewsChannel 5 viewing area early Monday evening.
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High winds toppled power lines along Illinois 159 in Bunker Hill in Macoupin County, forcing the closure of the highway.
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Ameren IP crews are making repairs in the area. At last, check there were about 1,500 customers without power.
The storm also dropped between quarter and half dollar sized hail in the Bunker Hill area.