One Fatality Reported In Monday Afternoon Tornadoes
Pilger, NE~~A Faith Regional Health Services spokesperson in Norfolk says at least one person is dead and 16 others are in critical condition after two massive tornadoes swept through portions of Stanton, Cuming, and Wayne Counties.
Jodi Richey says the victims were brought into the hospital after at least one of the twisters devastated Pilger. Stanton County Commissioner Jerry Weatherholt says at least one of the tornadoes destroyed more than half of Pilger.
The National Weather Service says the tornadoes were about a mile apart. Meteorologists also been tracked a massive tornado near the town of Burwell, in central Nebraska.