NWS says EF-0 Tornado in Ellenboro

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The National Weather Service (NWS) says based off of drone footage and radar imagery, they believe an EF-0 tornado caused damage in the county.

The decision was made off the downed trees in the Ellenboro area, officials say.

The area has not been officially surveyed.

No fatalities were reported.