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Tornado damage reported in western Nebraska

Tornado damage reported in western Nebraska

A large tree is destroyed near Broadwater (courtesy photo)

Broadwater, Neb.  — Property owners have been clearing away debris and making repairs on buildings damaged by what’s been described as a tornado in the Nebraska Panhandle.

The twister was reported around 5:20 p.m. Thursday near Broadwater. The National Weather Service says people and emergency personnel have reported power lines and trees down and outbuildings and roofs damaged. No injuries have been reported.

Straight-line winds also are suspected of blowing over a semitrailer in Alden.

Another tornado was reported around 9 p.m. about 7 miles north of Wallace. And egg-size hail was reported near Ogallala and Lewellen.

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