JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Strong storms in Region 8 Tuesday left behind damage across several counties.
Here are the current reports Region 8 News has received:
- Trees reported down in Paragould and light was reported out at Hwy. 49 & 49B, according to Brad Snyder with the Paragould Police Department.
- Reports of storm damage on Hwy 412 W., according to Greene County Chief Deputy Rick Mellow
- Power Lines down on Co. Rd. 514.
- Highway Dept. and County Road Dept. clearing roads.
- Four extra deputies clearing roads/debris.
- Semi blown over on Highway 63, a driver was transported to the hospital. The road is not blocked, according to Hoxie Fire Chief Chris Ditto.
The wind from the storm that moved through Lawrence County blew this semi-truck over on Highway 67 near Hoxie. It's not blocking the Hwy but the driver was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. @Region8News @ryanvaughan— Kirsten May (@KirstenPMay) June 12, 2018
Picture from Hoxie Fire Chief Chris Ditto. pic.twitter.com/PBMCaTtAsT
- Tree down on 3rd street in Walnut Ridge and a road sign was blown over on Hwy. 63 at Walnut Ridge, according to a storm spotter reporting to the National Weather Service.
- Several trees on roads, according to Sheriff Jeff Yates.