Severe thunderstorms tore through Tompkinsville, Kentucky, on Monday, May 3, leaving behind damage “consistent with a tornado,” the National Weather Service said.
The service said a survey crew was headed to Monroe County after damage reports in Tompkinsville.
A severe thunderstorm warning for Tompkinsville and a tornado warning for nearby areas were issued on Monday morning.
Footage uploaded to Facebook by Monroe County Press shows many trees damaged by the storm littering the streets of Tompkinsville. Credit: Monroe County Press via Storyful