HOUSTON COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service confirmed at least five tornadoes struck East Texas on Saturday.
The NWS says tornadoes touched down in the following areas:
- EF-2 - South of Alto in Cherokee County
- EF-3 - Southwest of Alto on Texas 21
- EF-3 - Weches (one fatality)
- EF-2 - West of Lovelady
- EF-1 Ratcliff (four injuries)
PICTURES: Major storms bring widespread damage across East Texas