Oklahoma tornadoes: Damage confirmed in El Reno

Damage has been confirmed in El Reno area by the Department of Emergency Management, but reports are sketchy at this point.
BY MATT PATTERSON Staff Writer mpatterson@opubco.com Published: May 24, 2011
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EL RENO – Oklahoma Emergency Management Director Michelann Ooten said there have been confirmed reports of significant damage in the El Reno area.


Ooten said few details have been made available as far as the number of homes and businesses affected.

Ooten also said there also are confirmed reports of damage in Hinton, Lookeba, Caddo, Longdale and Canton Lake.

“Right now we don't have anything specific, just reports of damage,” she said. “It is very preliminary at this point.”


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