NWS upgrades tornado that tore through Cullman County to an EF-2


Update: 4:25 p.m.:

Update: 2:45 p.m.:

Update Saturday 11:10 a.m.:

Original: An infant was among the family injured inside a trailer home during a tornado-warned storm in Cullman County Friday evening.

According to Cullman County EMA Director Phyllis Little, three people, including the infant, were inside a trailer home along CR 1091 in Vinemont when the storm moved through the area. Little says the family, her neighbors, were left without a home. Clearly distraught, Little left her phone conversation with ABC 33/40 to check on the family.

Other parts in Cullman County have also sustained major damage, Little said.

Neighbors and EMA personnel in the area assisted in the clean-up of the leveled CR 1091 mobile home:


This is a breaking news story, which will be updated with additional details as they are available.

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