EF-1 tornado causes damage in Tompkinsville

EF-1 tornado causes damage in Tompkinsville
The National Weather Service rated the Tompkinsville tornado an EF-1 with estimated winds up to 90 mph. (Source: WBKO)

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) - Several reports of damage have come in after a tornado touched down in Tompkinsville Monday morning.

A secretary at Bartley and Sons Funeral home said the unconfirmed tornado hit just after 8 a.m. She said she sat down at her desk and the wind picked up, causing a roaring noise. The funeral home suffered considerable damage.

The National Weather Service rated the tornado an EF-1 with estimated winds up to 90 mph.

Copyright 2021 WBKO. All rights reserved.