Tornado confirmed at Blount, Loudon Co. line

GREENBACK, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The National Weather Service confirmed Sunday afternoon, that a tornado did touch-down in the Greenback area, at the Blount, Loudon Co. line.

At 2:04 A.M., 3 miles Southeast of Greenback, at the county line, an EF2 tornado hit.

It was 100 yard wide, and a half mile long, with winds up to 110 miles per hour.

A roof was blown off a house on Thompson Bridge Road, on the Loudon Co. side of Greenback.

A home was destroyed on Cannon Road on the Blount Co. side, where a tree fell on the home and several windows were blown out.

Several trees were also knocked down by the tornado.

Stay with Volunteer TV and for the latest on damage from Saturday and Sunday morning's storms.