Violent Tornado Rips Through Mayflower

Published 04/28 2014 08:38AM

Updated 04/28 2014 08:44AM

MAYFLOWER, AR -- The twister was nearly a mile wide as it slammed into mayflower, Arkansas. The long track tornado crossed through multiple counties. Interstate 40 was completely shut down due to damage from that storm. The tornado then moved northward into Kansas and destroyed dozens of homes in the city of Baxter Springs.
The National Weather service of Little Rock received a report that the Game & Fish headquarters east of Mayflower has been destroyed.

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