‘She just held them and prayed;’ Tornado ripped through Nash County

Matthew 24:7 For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom, and there will be famines and earthquakes in various places.

Important Takeaways:

  • There is devastation.
  • Dortches, in Nash County, is one of the areas where officials told CBS17 they’re finding the most damage.
  • With just a moment’s notice, people on Town Hall Road found shelter where they could.
  • “When I looked out, it was like midnight. Tree limbs were going this way and that way,” said Mayor Jamie Vick.
  • “The good Lord blessed us, because as you can see with what’s around here, with the size of these trees, the wind, I mean, a lot of people could have lost their life,” said Vick.
  • “She took the brunt of the damage coming in off of them. Three small children she has. She said she watched the roof come off the house just held them and prayed.”
  • The tornado ripped out trees, and even picked up a propane tank. The tank was dropped off next to a little white house that is now barely standing.

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