Barrington neighborhood escapes serious damage in fierce storm

Staff reports
Damage from the June 11 storm on Keuka Lake's East Lake Road.

A brief but fierce storm swept over Bluff Point and slammed into a Barrington neighborhood near Crosby on East Lake Road between 2:30 and 3 p.m. June 11.

While several trees, branches and limbs were downed on a number of properties, damage in the neighborhood was limited to a camper and SUV, Tom and Sandy Murrin’s garage, and their neighbor’s cottage, which both sustained roof damage.

For a time, both East Lake Road and State Route 54 were blocked. NYSEG?crews were on the scene until 3 a.m. Sunday, according to Murrin.

Emergency workers also responded to downed trees on East Bluff Drive and West Bluff Drive.