National Weather Service confirms Kilgore damage caused by straight line winds

National Weather Service confirms Kilgore damage caused by straight line winds
Damage in Kilgore. (Source: KLTV)

KILGORE, Texas (KLTV) - The National Weather Service confirmed damage in Kilgore from Friday’s storms were the result of straight line winds.

According to the weather service, the maximum winds were estimated to be between 100 and 105 miles per hour.

The winds caused trees and power lines to fall as well as caused structural damage to buildings.

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