The Northeast Ohio region is experience severe weather Sunday evening. From severe thunderstorms to tornado warnings, the WKYC team is working to keep you updated with the latest information.
Check out some time stamped updates below:
Shelby Police updated damage reports from a tornado that touched down in their city.
Chief Lance Combs reports as many as ten people suffered minor injuries.
Damage to the city’s power infastructure is severe. The police department itself lost power and is working from a generator.
Many roads there are impassable because of downed power lines and trees.
The city hopes open the middle two lanes of Mansfield Ave by 9 am. Crews will work for several more days to replace poles and restring the power lines. Please bear with us, as our crews work around the clock to repair the infrastructure.
The Chief also thanked law enforcement and volunteers for their patience and support, and apologized for not sounding a tornado siren as soon as possible.