NWS confirms tornado hit Wilson, Smith counties - WKRN News 2

NWS confirms tornado hit Wilson, Smith counties

Posted: Updated: Oct 2, 2012 3:40 PM

Surveyors with the National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday a tornado touched down Monday evening in Wilson and Smith counties.

In Wilson County, the EF-0 tornado, with winds estimates at 85-miles-per-hour, touched down near Statesville.

The tornado's path width was 50 yards.  The path length is currently being determined.

In nearby Smith County, an EF-0 tornado touched down in the Grant Community and had wind gusts around 75-miles-per-hour.

Neither the tornado's path and width has yet to be determined.

No injuries were reported.

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