Thursday, May 16, 2013

Texas Tornado: Several killed

Several people were killed and more than 100 others injured Wednesday night when a possible tornado cut a wide swath through north Texas, officials said.

Kathy Jividen, a spokeswoman for the Hood County sheriff's office, said there were "multiple fatalities" in the wake of the storm that touched down in Granbury.

Matt Zavadsky, spokesman for MedStar Mobile Healthcare, said there were reports of at least 100 people being injured. He said the tornado touched down several times in Hood, Tarrant, Dallas and Parker counties.