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Tornado touches down in Vernon Parish

Posted at 10:36 PM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 23:44:23-05

A brief tornado touched down four miles east northeast of the Toledo Bend Dam in Vernon Parish Friday morning, the National Weather Service confirmed this evening.

The tornado touched down just west of Highway 111 at 6:12 a.m. before crossing the highway just south of its intersection with Highway 392.

According to a storm survey, the tornado snapped several pine trees before lifting just east of the highway.