Tornado touches down in Northern Michigan

Otsego County 911 reported a possible tornado on Blueberry Lane near Johannesburg. Sept. 1, 2014 (Courtesy of

CHARLTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A tornado touched down in Otsego County in Northern Michigan Monday.

(Workers with the National Weather Service say a tornado touched down in the area of Old State Road and Blueberry Lane. Sept. 1, 2014. Courtesy of
(Sept. 1, 2014. Courtesy of reports the tornado touched down around 2:30 p.m. near Old State Road and Blueberry Lane, southeast of Gaylord.

A National Weather Service crew was on the scene assessing the storm damage. The preliminary measurements suggest at least an EF-1 tornado touched down, reaching winds of 100 miles per hour.

Nearly a dozen homes were damaged by the storm but no reports of injuries.



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