2017-11-22 / News

Two hurt


The National Weather Service says two people were hurt in two moderate tornados in Kentucky.

The weather service says both tornados touched down Saturday and were rated EF-1.

The first happened shortly before 3:30 p.m. CST in Beaver Dam, Ohio County. The length of its path was 2 miles (3 kilometers) with peak winds estimated between 95 and 100 mph (150- 160 kph).

Shortly after 4:30 p.m. EST another tornado near Guston in Meade County traveled nearly 2 miles with peak winds estimated between 100 and 105 mph (160-170 kph). A mobile home that had been anchored was destroyed after rolling several times. The homeowner inside crawled out afterward and suffered minor injuries.

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