Local & Regional
Thu June 11, 2009
By Associated Press
Hoyt, OK – ornado spotted in Haskell County
HOYT, Okla. (AP) A Haskell County sheriff's deputy reported a brief tornado touchdown in the western part of the county.
No injuries or damage is reported.
The deputy said the twister touched down about 6 p.m. Wednesday near the community of Enterprise, southwest of Hoyt.
The National Weather Service says storms damaged storage sheds and barns in Mayes, Pittsburg and Sequoyah counties. Wind gusts up to 135 miles per hour were reported in Pittsburg County.
Wind damage also was reported in Craig, Cotton, Garvin, Hughes, Mayes, McIntosh, Murray, Ottawa, Pawnee and Stephens counties.