Reader Photos: Tropical Storm Irene hits Riverhead

08/29/2011 9:06 AM |

Irene, which hit the area as a weakened tropical storm, has come and gone without any serious injuries in Riverhead. But she did leave hundreds of downed trees, broken utility poles and nearly 10,000 Riverhead Town residents still without power. Check out photos from our readers surveying the damage around town.

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Reader John Waggoner sent us this photo of the flooded Peconic Riverfront.