Severe Storms Trek Across East Texas

A series of severe thunderstorms moved through East Texas prompting tornado warnings on Saturday. A storm hit Henderson County about 5:45, with high winds and small hail.

Earlier in the day, the same storm knocked down trees in Anderson County.

Tornado warnings were issued in Anderson, Cherokee, Rusk and Nacodoches County Saturday evening.

Tornado touchdowns have been confirmed in Rusk and Nacogdoches Counties.

Near Lufkin, an F3 tornado caused significant damage to many homes. No serious injuries have been reported.