Monday’s gale-force winds produce moving sight downtown

Monday's high winds were powerful enough to move this 200-pound portable toilet from the sidewalk to the middle of Second Street in downtown Perry.

Monday afternoon’s thunder storm produced a moving sight in downtown Perry when high winds carried a portable toilet from the sidewalk next to Stiches in Time toward the Raccoon Valley Bank, finally depositing the 200-pound structure in the middle of Second Street.

“That must have been some wind,” said local weather watcher Doug Wood of Perry.

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