STORM IAN

KINGS POINT HIT BY POSSIBLE TORNADO, SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE

Boca Raton Delray Beach Florida News Palm Beach County

“FLANDERS K” HIT HARD BY STORM. OTHER BUILDINGS DAMAGED.

30 PEOPLE EVACUATED…

STORM IAN

BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — A possible tornado struck a building in the Flanders section of Kings Point overnight, causing what is being called ‘significant damage.’

The likely tornado ripped through part of a building and destroyed part of a roof. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and Delray Beach Fire Rescue responded to the scene around 10 p.m.

Approximately 30-40 people were evacuated as a result of the incident.

While described as a “tornado” strike by officials, an official “tornado” designation can only be made by National Weather Service weather officials.

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