A tornado caused injuries in northern Texas amid a series of storms that brought hail and high winds to the nation’s midsection.
Howe Police Chief Carl Hudman says four people were injured when vehicles they were in were caught up in a tornado that hit the town north of Dallas on Tuesday night around 10 p.m.
No deaths have been reported.
The Nation Weather Service Storm Prediction Center said 60 million people from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest east to North Carolina and Virginia should be alert for strong storms on Wednesday. The nastiest weather was predicted for an area from Houston north into part of Iowa.
Meanwhile, thunderstorms rolled across Bexar County. More than 6,000 CPS Energy customers were left in the dark. The 2 largest power outages were on the North Side around the Loop 1604/281 area and in the far west side on both sides of Highway 90 toward Castroville.