GOODE, Va. – Several residential neighborhoods in the Goode, Virginia, community suffered "catastrophic structural damage" as EF-2 tornado ripped through the town Friday with winds upwards of 135 mph.
Two mobile homes were destroyed, at least 15 homes were damaged, and numerous trees were uprooted in the Crockett Road area as the storm blew through about 7:30 a.m., according to the National Weather Service.
Luckily, there were no reports of fatalities but at least three people suffered injuries.
First responders performed an extensive search and rescue to make sure every residence was thoroughly searched.
A temporary shelter was set up at the Bedford County fire station in Goode for anyone who has been displaced from their homes as a result of the storm.