EF-1 tornado caught on camera Tuesday in Covington Co. - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

EF-1 tornado caught on camera Tuesday in Covington Co.

Just before 7:00 Tuesday morning, an EF-1 tornado moved through the Collins scrap and metal yard on Kola Road in Covington County.

Surveillance video captured a metal equipment shed being ripped right out of the ground.

The path of the tornado was just three tenths of a mile (.03) long and about 50 yards wide.

The maximum winds were estimated at 95 miles per hour.

No injuries were reported.

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