An assessment is to be conducted today of the damage to several houses and small farms in Lacovia, St Elizabeth, due to a freak storm, yesterday.
Councillor for the Lacovia division, George Powell, told IRIE FM News that representatives from the Ministry of Labour and Social Security will be visiting the area to conduct the assessment.
He says a number of people suffered damage to the roofs of their houses, and at least one person lost her home.
Mr Powell says he visited the areas this morning to see the extent of the damage.
Councillor for the Lacovia Division, George Powell.