Survey crews are out assessing damage after several tornadoes touched down in Illinois last week. Pana’s Fire Chief Rod Bland says one of the twisters caused minor damage there:
National Weather Service Meteorologist Chris Miller says one of the twisters hit in Sangamon County:
The National Weather Service reports twisters also hit in Christian, Effingham, Morgan, and Cass counties. Winds reached up to 65-miles-an-hour in some areas. It knocked several semis over and forced quite a few road closures on the interstates. Only one minor injury was reported in the five counties that were hit.