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Tornado Reported in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR - K8 News is monitoring police scanner traffic of a reported tornado touchdown in southeast Jonesboro.

There are unconfirmed reports of a tornado touchdown on Commerce Drive.  The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Jonesboro and Craighead County.

There are unconfirmed reports of damage in the industrial park area.  A K8 News crews in east Jonesboro is reporting visible damage at the intersection of C.W. Post Road and Moore Street, including damage to the Aramark Staffing building and an overturned 18-wheeler.  Jonesboro Police have told our crew that this area of town appears to be the hardest-hit.

Hail has been reported all over Jonesboro in the past 30 minutes.

 

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