Tornadoes Leave Damage In SD And Iowa
by Associated Press
October 04, 2013 6:51 PM
At least two tornadoes were reported near Sioux City, causing extensive property damage in northwest Iowa.
A mile-wide tornado was spotted shortly before 7 p.m. Friday in the northwest town of Moville, in Woodbury County. Early witness reported indicated that the town had seen major damage. Homes were reported destroyed in the town of Pierson, and power poles were down in the town of Quimby.
A second tornado was spotted near Jefferson, S.D., about 10 miles northwest of Sioux City. Local firefighters reported considerable damage in the town, according the National Weather Service.