Subscribe Register Login

Monday, September 01, 2014, 10:22 a.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

Strong storms, possible tornado in Arkansas

By The Associated Press

This article was published December 9, 2012 at 4:25 p.m.

— Authorities say a strong storm that included a possible tornado has caused one minor injury and damaged homes and buildings in northern Arkansas.

National Weather Service meteorologist John Robinson in Little Rock says three mobile homes, a duplex, three barns, and four outbuildings were damaged in the storms early Sunday afternoon about four miles west of Viola in Fulton County. Robinson says there are also about 100 electric customers without power in the area along U.S. Highway 62.

A Fulton County sheriff’s dispatcher says one witness reported that the storm included a small tornado shortly before 1 p.m.

Robinson said a tornado can not be confirmed until weather service investigators examine the damage.

The area is along the Arkansas-Missouri state line about 160 miles north of Little Rock.

Comments on: Strong storms, possible tornado in Arkansas

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Cna

    Greystone Nursing and Rehab 121 Spring Valley Road, Cabot AR...
    Cabot, AR

  • Life skill tech

    Saturday & Sunday 6a-6:30p. Direct care. Experience in long ...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Operators

    operatorpetro-Chemical refining plant has immediate openings...
    HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, AR

  • Hr/payroll

    is currently accepting applications for: AdministratorVisit ...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Special education teachers

    special education teachers Broken Arrow Public Schools is ac...
    BROKEN ARROW, Ok

Search 915 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online