EF0 Tornado confirmed in Point Clark on August 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
September 1, 2020 3:00 p.m.
EF0 Tornado confirmed in Point Clark on August 28, 2020
Huron-Kinloss, ON: The Township of Huron-Kinloss has received confirmation that a EF0 Tornado hit the Point Clark Area in and around the areas of London Road and Lake Range Drive and Rosinke Drive and Huron Road on August 28, 2020 around 10:15 p.m.
The tornado caused downed trees which caused damage to approximately seven (7) properties. Emergency services attended the site and reported no injuries to the public were sustained. The area is now cleared of all debris.
Mayor Twolan released a statement thanking the community and first responders for their work.
“On behalf of Council, I would like to express my deepest thanks to, the South Bruce OPP, Red Cross, Victim Services, Hydro One, County of Bruce Community Emergency Management, our local contractors, and to our Local Fire Departments, Public Works, and all Township Staff involved in the emergency, along with our residents that helped each other out during and after the incident.
“During a time where our resources have been focused on the pandemic, it is these first responders that rise to the difficult challenges and for that we are extremely grateful” says Mayor Twolan.
If your property has been damaged by the tornado and you require assistance, please contact your insurance company or the Insurance Bureau of Canada Customer Centre 1-844-227-5422 oncic@ibc.ca
For a complete list of non-governmental organizations with active roles in Emergency Management can be found on the Township website or by contacting Municipal staff at 519-395-3735 or info@huronkinloss.com.
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For more information:
Emergency Information Officer Township of Huron-Kinloss 519-395-3735 info@huronkinloss.com