Weather Service confirms tornado hit central Indiana Friday
MOONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a survey team has confirmed that a tornado touched down Friday in central Indiana's Madison County, destroying a barn.
The weather service said Saturday the EF-1 tornado with estimated peak winds of 100 mph also damaged trees and flipped a storage shed onto its side in the unincorporated village of Moonville, about 20 miles northeast of Indianapolis. The storm left a path of damage 30 yards wide and a quarter-mile long.
There were no injuries.
Madison County Emergency Management Agency spokesman Todd Harmeson tells The Herald Bulletin a local resident photographed the tornado "from a safe distance."
The tornado was among the severe weather spawned Friday across Indiana, including storms that damaged about 20 homes in southern Indiana's Harrison County and produced golf ball-sized hail.