There were some crazy storms that blew threw the Capital Region yesterday. Heavy rain and high winds caused serious damage in the Schenectady area, knocking down trees and creating some other issues as well.
Rivers Casino was one of the storms victims. According to the General Manager of the casino, the issue came when blocked storm drains were backed up and water came shooting through holes at the under the walls. They also had a tent, that was set up for a wedding, blow through the lobby window.
Below is a video of the water rushing into the casino. There were also downed trees all over Schenectady. One of them landed on the roof of Mike's Hot Dogs causing damage to the sign on the roof.