Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Lone Grove - Tornado Disaster

Lone Grove, OK is 9 miles West of Ardmore, where my family lives... please say your prayers for these families. We sure are ....

CARTER COUNTY, OK -- A tornado touched down in Lone Grove at approximately 7:25 p.m. Several are injured, several are trapped in cars and homes, and we're told 8 people are dead.
Carter County Emergency Management tells us the area affected is southwest Lone Grove. There are reports of downed power lines. They also say there are power outages in Springer, Wilson, and Lone Grove.

Lone Grove Police Chief Robert Oldham tells KXII-TV several people are injured and some are still trapped in their houses and vehicles. Oldham also says there are gas leaks and that the primary area affected is downtown Lone Grove.

1 comment:

Brie said...

Wow this was so close to you guys!!!