March 8, 2012
The National Weather Service confirms a tornado hit southwest Virginia last week.
The weather service says the tornado was an EF1 with winds between 86 and 110 mph. It struck the Ewing area of Lee County on Friday.
One home was destroyed and six others were damaged. No one was injured.
It was the only known tornado to strike the state during the outbreak that saw reports of 128 tornadoes in 11 states.
The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we only ask that you use your best judgment. E-mail is required, but will not be displayed with comment.
As a host Newsplex.com welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However this is a site that we host. We have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
If you have any ideas to improve the conversation or this section let us know. Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
powered by Disqus