Massive tornado causes mayhem in Convent RV park, USA
At least one person died and at least 29 were transported to the hospital Tuesday Tuesday (Feb. 23) after a tornado hit the Sugar Hill RV Park in Convent, according to St. James Parish officials and multiple reports.
Fox 8 reported that one person had died, and said its crews saw 20 to 30 overturned RVs at the park in St. James Parish. A WWL reporter tweeted that at least 100 RVs were damaged.
Acadian Ambulance reported at about 6:30 p.m. that it had transported 29 injured patients from the RV park to the hospital.
St. James Parish officials confirmed that emergency responders were on scene assessing injuries and damage.
The National Weather Service confirmed there were multiple injuries in Convent and a possible fatality.
Courtesy of nola.com