Trees groaned and snapped under the weight of the ice amid the 2002 ice storm, causing damage that paralyzed much of the area. The damage was reflected in this block in Olathe.
Trees groaned and snapped under the weight of the ice amid the 2002 ice storm, causing damage that paralyzed much of the area. The damage was reflected in this block in Olathe. File photo by JOHN SLEEZER jsleezer@kcstar.com
Trees groaned and snapped under the weight of the ice amid the 2002 ice storm, causing damage that paralyzed much of the area. The damage was reflected in this block in Olathe. File photo by JOHN SLEEZER jsleezer@kcstar.com

Kansas City’s biggest power outage ever left the area shivering in the dark

July 21, 2015 07:47 AM