FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado with peak winds of 90 miles per hours moved through Frederick County Monday.
The tornado caused extensive tree damage for three-fourths of a mile between Libertytown and Mt. Pleasant.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Decline Saturday
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On Monday, another EF-1 tornado with peak winds of 90 mph produced extensive tree damage along an approximately ¾ mile long path between Libertytown and Mt. Pleasant in Frederick County, MD. Visit https://t.co/xcZIkIA9XS for more information on the tornado. pic.twitter.com/u1JdsYZ4fU
— NWS Baltimore-Washington (@NWS_BaltWash) May 5, 2021
The tornado formed around 8:14 p.m. and was 200 yards wide at maximum. No injuries or deaths were reported.
As estimated 150 trees were uprooted, snapped or damaged.
— Bob Turk WJZ-TV 13 (@TurkWJZ) May 5, 2021MORE NEWS: 12-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After Baltimore Hit & Run