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Two Fatalities in Keokuk County Confirmed

Posted: Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

Two deaths have been confirmed in Keokuk County as a result of Sunday’s severe storms. Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office personnel confirmed that one fatality was near Kinross and the other was near Martinsburg. The personnel told KCII news they do not plan on releasing names at this time.

A half-mile wide tornado passed through Keokuk County Sunday afternoon, touching down near Hedrick and ending near Cosgrove in Johnson County, according to the National Weather Service tornado survey results.