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Tuesday, March 08, 2011

CSW BREAKING: "Large Tornado" Strikes Clarksville Texas

The National Weather Service- storm spotters and the electronic media is reporting that a tornado has struck the Texas city of Clarksville.

Clarksville- a city of nearly 4000 residents- is in northeastern Texas about 25 miles east of Paris and about 100 miles northeast of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

There are reports of "multiple structures- homes damaged- power lines down" and trucks flipped over in the city of Clarksville.

It's too early to report on injuries as the tornado reportedly struck around 5:25 p.m..

More as received.... 


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

KTEN NBC out of Paris TX says this;
"A storm spotter told the National Weather Service that a twister flipped trailers and damaged roofs just north of Clarksville, about 120 miles northeast of Dallas. A Red River County sheriff's dispatcher said there were no reports of injuries, though."

This report was at 6:45PM CST