The National Weather Service said that it was a tornado that struck Irvington
on Thursday afternoon and the damage caused after that was from straight
line winds in Lancaster County.
County officials report that at least 4 areas of debris in the Town of
Kilmarnock and Irvington.
Damage stretched from the Town of Irvington to Rappahannock
Westminster-Canterbury and Old Salem Road. Lot of the damage reported
by eyewitnesses was power lines and trees down.
Rappahannock General Hospital reported windows blowned out in the front
lobby and cafeteria area and tree damage around the hospital.
High winds blew down trees and knocked out power to some 3400
customers in the Kilmarnock and Irvington area.
The Tides Inn was without power and sent all of their guest home. They will
try to reopen today (Friday) sometime.
There are no reports of injuries.
Also Richmond County received damage near Haynesville at Correctional
Unit 17 with trees and either power poles or telephone poles were snapped