Two tornadoes tore through a tiny northeast Nebraska town, killing a 5-year-old and damaging more than half of the community’s structures, according to the Associated Press. The National Weather Service said the two twisters touched down approximately one mile of each other. Emergency crews and residents sifted through demolished homes and businesses in the small community populated with about 350 residents. At least 19 people were injured.
“More than half of the town is gone — absolutely gone,” Stanton County Commissioner Jerry Weatherholt to