An official NWS Storm Survey Team has determined that an EF2 tornado struck the Elzabethtown area of Hardin County earlier this morning. We will continue to update this space as more information comes in.
Estimated touchdown 0956 AM EST
Estimated ending time 0959 AM EST
Wind Speed: 120 to 125 MPH
Path Length: 2.0 Miles
Path Width: 250 Yards
Narrative: This preliminary survey indicated that this tornado touched down south of Elizabethtown near Interstate 65. It damaged numerous buildings along its 2 mile path. The storm survey is ongoing. Additional information will be available after the survey is complete.
The survey team is now moving on to LaRue County.