Don't be in a rush to repair hail damage, insurance experts advise
Tom Montgomery shows some hailstones he kept in the freezer after the storm hit his home near 136th and Cedar Streets.
Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 12:00 am
At least 11,800 cars and homes were damaged by hail last week in Nebraska, according to claims filed with the state's major insurers.
State Farm Insurance, Nebraska's largest single insurer, has declared the April 9 storm that struck the Omaha area a major catastrophe and has called in extra help to process claims, said Marc Forsyth, catastrophe reaction representative.
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Wednesday, April 17, 2013 12:00 am.