Two twisters confirmed near Waskom Thursday

May 16 tornado video

WASKOM/HARRISON COUNTY (KYTX) - The National Weather Service in Shreveport confirmed this weekend that two tornadoes touched near Waskom last Thursday.

Both twisters were classified as EF-1 tornadoes, with winds up to 110 miles per hour, according the weather service. Only one person was injured, but several homes and businesses suffered damaged.

Rod Cory, owner of Five-Starr Builders near Waskom, captured footage of the storm's impact on his business using his surveillance camera system.


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