Reported Tornado In Louisiana Leaves 1 Dead, Homes Damaged

 Monday, May 18, 2020

 FOX News

At least one person was killed and several were injured after a possible tornado was reported Sunday night in Louisiana, according to officials.

The National Weather Service (NWS) office in Lake Charles had issued a tornado warning until 9:15 p.m. CDT for Acadia Parish for a radar-indicated tornado in the area.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) said in a report that one person was killed in Acadia Parish when a mobile home flipped over onto Prudence Highway three miles north of Church Point, La.

The SPC report also said there were multiple injuries in the area. The Acadian Ambulance Service said around 9:45 p.m. in a tweet that at least six people were injured.

"Acadian Ambulance responded with multiple units to a tornado in Church Point (La). Transported 6 patients and awaiting another," the service said.