Tuesday, December 14, 2010

KOIN on Tornado in Aumsville

KOIN 6 has a report on the tornado that touched down in Aumsville.

A tornado touched down in the city of Aumsville, officials said.

The city is 12.2 miles southeast of Salem, and one administrator said city officials saw the tornado coming...

...The National Weather Service said some citizens are trapped inside cars because of downed power lines, but no officials have reported injuries yet. Hills said the tornado lasted from 11:40 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

You can read the story here.

1 comment:

M. D. Vaden Tornado & Tree Damage Photo said...

It was surprising to walk close to a tree fallen by the tornado, and see that the roots broken were big and solid, not weakened by decay. And with no leaves on the tree for sail.