Greenback Tornado

First reports are that a tornado may have touched down in Greenback along  Hwy. 95 South around the Co-Op traveling on into Blount County. The tornado struck around 8:30 pm. Structural damage, power outages, downed power lines and trees down were reported in the area. Crews were working to restore power but expected it would take several hours. Fortunately no injuries were reported thus far.

More information when available.