Six confirmed dead in Arkansas after tornado rips through two counties

by Reuters
Monday, 28 April 2014 03:52 GMT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 27 (Reuters) - At least six people were killed on Sunday when a tornado ripped through two Arkansas counties north of Little Rock, authorities said.

The fatalities occurred in Faulkner and Pulaski Counties, north of Little Rock, according to law enforcement officials. The governor's office reported that the U.S. National Guard had been dispatched to the scene. (Reporting by Suzi Parker in Little Rock; Writing by Dan Whitcomb)


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