14 tornadoes hit Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The National Weather Service confirms at
least 14 tornadoes struck across Alabama on Sunday, killing two
people in Morgan and Marshall counties.

The twisters also killed 90,000 chickens when poultry houses on two Blount County farms were destroyed.

The weather service says tornadoes also touched down in Bullock,
DeKalb, Hale, Lawrence, Marshall, Morgan, Montgomery, Perry, Russell, St. Clair and Shelby counties.

In the Birmingham area, the strongest twister brought 122 mph winds through Blount and St. Clair counties, and traveled a path more than six-and-a-half miles long and 300 yards wide.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 43336607 - wtvy.com/a?a=43336607
Gray Television, Inc.