LOCK HAVEN — The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado hit Lock Haven on Thursday. It touched down on Race Street around 7 p.m.
It damaged buildings, knocked trees over, and lifted a carport, throwing it about 25 yards.
The tornado was rated an EF0. It reached speeds of 75 mph. No one was hurt.
Newswatch 16 spoke with a homeowner who had his chimney ripped down.
“There was a storm brewing, rain, real hard wind kicked up, all of sudden we hear a great big boom, right here. I went out there, laid my chimney. I talked to my one neighbor. He said he actually witnessed a twister this way,” said Pete Dolan.