Three Killed as Tornado Strikes Virginia – State of Emergency Declared
State Police in Virginia have confirmed three deaths in the small town of Waverly, 50 miles south of Richmond Virginia. Strong wind gusts of roughly 60 mph lead to the closing of the roads into the town, and at least five structures are reported to of been damaged within the city limits.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Declared a State of Emergency
Gov declares state of emergency in response to the severe weather event that continues to impact the Commonwealth. https://t.co/qsKIpsEMww
— Terry McAuliffe (@GovernorVA) February 25, 2016
JUST IN: Virginia State Police tell NBC12 a curfew of 7:30 p.m. is in place for Waverly.
— NBC12 WWBT Richmond (@NBC12) February 25, 2016
— Mark Tarello (@mark_tarello) February 24, 2016