'Mass casualty situation' reported in Arkansas town after tornado hits

by Reuters
Monday, 28 April 2014 02:09 GMT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 27 (Reuters) - A 'mass casualty situation' was reported in the town of Vilonia, Arkansas, on Sunday after a tornado touched down there, a spokesman for the Faulkner County Sheriff's office said.

The spokesman said the number of casualties was not immediately clear. (Reporting by Suzi Parker; Writing by Dan Whitcomb; Editing by Paul Tait)

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