Heavy damage in Delaware caused by tornado?

Residents in New Castle County, Del., believe a tornado tore through Newark and Bear Monday afternoon.
Residents in New Castle County, Del., believe a tornado tore through Newark and Bear Monday afternoon.

Many residents believe a tornado touched down in New Castle County, Del., late Monday afternoon.

Heavy damage was reported in Robscott Manor in Newark, where trees and utility poles were felled by a violent storm, 6ABC Action News reports. Many homes were split nearly in half by falling trees.

New Castle County emergency officials were out assessing the damage Monday night.

Bear, Del., also sustained damage in the storm.

 

 

 



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