Indiana Tornadoes Destroy Homes
June 16, 2019
Source: WTHR NBC 13
Approximate locations containing structural damage:
- Center Township (Marion County, 46107, 46201, 46202, 46203, 46204, 46205, 46208, 46217, 46218, 46219, 46221, 46222, 46225, 46237*)
*ZIP Codes for this location are approximate.
- Ellettsville (Monroe County, 47404, 47429)
- Stinesville (Monroe County, 47464)
NOTE: This is not currently a FEMA Declared Disaster.
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – The National Weather Service has confirmed that nine tornadoes hit the state Saturday evening.
Just after 7 p.m. Sunday, the National Weather Service office in Wilmington, Ohio confirmed one tornado that created damage to rural areas of northern Union County and another tornado that caused damage in Fayette County.
Reports say a tornado caused damage to a church in Bentonville, Fayette County.
Just before 3 p.m. Sunday, Greene County EMA confirmed that Center Township in Eastern Greene County was hit by a tornado.
According to Center Township Fire Department there have been 70 homes damaged and three destroyed. They say there are several mobile homes with severe damage and about 900 without power.
The National Weather Service reports the F-2 tornado with winds between 120 to 130 mph hit near Crowe Road off Indiana 54 past near the Ridgeport Community and traveled east to Lawrence Hollow Estates.
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