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One Year Anniversary of Wayland Tornado

Posted: Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of a tornado that caused damage in Washington and Henry counties. On May 3rd 2012 an EF2 tornado touched down northeast of Wayland, damaging homes, destroying outbuildings and turkey farms, and knocking down trees. The day after students from WACO High School helped with cleanup. WACO Superintendent Pat Coen says they keep severe weather safety on the top of students’ minds, with two tornado drills yearly and participation in National Sever Weather Awareness Week.