Wind causes heavy damage to Derry post office |

Wind causes heavy damage to Derry post office

Patrick Varine
Above, wind caused heavy damage to the roof at the Derry post office on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019.

Heavy wind caused serious damage to the U.S. Post Office in Derry Borough on Tuesday morning.

No one was injured when strong winds caused part of the roof to buckle around 9:42 a.m., according to Derry Volunteer Fire Department officials.

The post office was closed for the day, and is expected to remain closed Wednesday, according to fire officials.

The entire Western Pennsylvania region is under a wind advisory running from 10 p.m. Tuesday night through 4 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Sustained winds between 10 and 25 miles per hour are expected, with gusts potentially reaching 50 miles per hour.

For the latest weather information and advisories, see .

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Patrick at 724-850-2862, [email protected] or via Twitter @MurrysvilleStar.