KGUN 9NewsLocal News


Benson sees golf-ball-sized hail, significant amount of people without power

Posted at 5:39 PM, Jul 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-20 22:59:32-04

Benson was hit by a storm around 5:00 p.m. on Friday. 

The Cochise County Sheriff's Office says there were reports of golf-ball-sized hail. 

The storm took out 10 power poles and there are a "significant" amount of people without power. 

Officials also say structures were blown away in the storm.

This is a developing story and we will continue to update this story as we learn more information.