Strong storms have caused damage and flash flooding in parts of western Kansas

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SCOTT CITY, Kan. (AP) — Strong storms have caused damage and flash flooding in parts of western Kansas.

KSNW-TV reports that hail up to 3 inches in diameter was reported in the town of Oakley, causing damage to vehicles and homes. In Scott City, several inches of rain resulted in street flooding, stalling vehicles. Emergency management director Tim Stocklein says there were no reports of injuries.

High winds caused damage near Hays. The National Weather Service received several reports of damage, including numerous power poles that were knocked down.

Winds of 77 mph were reported in Cheyenne County. The weather service says a tornado touched down briefly near Bird City, though there were no reports of serious damage or injuries.

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Information from: KSNW-TV.