Source: Colorado Springs Gazette
USAA received 8,000 claims for damage to homes and vehicles Tuesday, twice as many as from the June 13 hailstorm that hit Fountain, the insurance and financial services giant reported. Other top insurers, including State Farm, Farmers and Progressive, didn’t have claims numbers or didn’t return calls.
Brookshire, Texas -
Residents in Brookshire were woken up in the middle of the night because quarter-sized hail was falling.
The nearly 10-minute hail storm moved through about 2:15 a.m. on Wednesday, the first day of spring.
Thousands of pieces of hail littered the Meadowood Apartments in the 6000 block of Meadowood Lane. Residents there found damage to their homes and vehicles. Every north-facing window in the complex was hit by the hail.