Crossroads Morning Storms

A tornado hit near Van Vleck Middle School around 8:30 this morning. According to superintendent John O’Brien, the baseball field suffered the most damage.
He said there were also homes and trailers around the middle school suffering severe damage. No students or faculty suffered any injuries. At last check, the power in that area is out.

The Crossroads was under a tornado warning for most of the morning commute. El Campo dispatch tells us of a tornado sighting near county road 356 and FM 1160 in Louise. In Victoria reports of fences down at Stockbauer and Airline. Large tree limbs down at Anaqua and Nimitz.

Wharton County Emergency Management informs us there is storm damage in the Wharton city area. Numerous trees are blocking the streets, and trees have fallen on homes.