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EF-0 Tornado Causes Damage in Akin Area

PADUCAH/AKIN – The National Weather Service in Paducah says it was an EF-0 tornado that caused some damage in the Akin area last Wednesday evening.

The tornado packed 80 mph winds and traveled 4.7 miles. Its width was 100 yards.

The tornado caused trees to be uprooted and snapped. Three outbuildings were partially damaged. A few houses suffered shingle damage. No injuries or deaths were reported.