EF2 tornado rips through Livingston Co, KY - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

EF2 tornado rips through Livingston Co, KY

Source: Blake Baker Source: Blake Baker
Source: National Weather Service Source: National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF2 tornado ripped through Livingston County, Kentucky on Saturday afternoon.

Officials say the tornado began around 3:15 p.m. on the southwest side of the city of Hampton and traveled northeast along HWY 838, ending about 1.5 miles northeast of Hampton.

A local church was destroyed in the storm when its sanctuary collapsed. The NWS says another church had its steeple and a few shingles blown off.

They say homes and trees also saw minor damage.

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