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