Twister Rolls through Local Areas on Saturday

Officials with the National Weather Service have revealed that they found damage from tornados in areas of Missouri, Kentucky and Illinois. Damage teams surveyed many areas on Monday in the aftermath of a large storm that went through on Saturday morning. The reports were revealed via a Facebook post just before 6.p.m. on Monday evening. The report confirmed that an EF-2 tornado hit several businesses in Jackson on Saturday near I-55. Officials reported that the tornado was the strongest at the Jackson businesses with wind speeds up to 125 miles per hour. The twister carried debris like insulation and lightweight concrete for hundreds of feet across the highway.The funnel cloud traveled 10 miles northeast to Trail of Tears State Park and the Mississippi River. Other local areas that received damage from the tornado include Marshall County Kentucky Bollinger County and Union County Illinois.

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