A hail of a storm: Bozeman hail damage could total $60M
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Damage claims could reach up to $60 million in Bozeman from a storm last week in which hail the size of golf balls shattered windows, dented cars and damaged roofs, an insurer said.
G a l l a t i n C o u n t y Emergency manager Patrick Lonergan said the county has received 183 damage reports totaling $1.06 million in damages so far from the June 30 storm.
That's only a fraction of the actual damages, he said, but he still doubted the county would qualify for state and federal assistance programs because out-of-pocket costs that insurance doesn't cover so far total $228,408.
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