Storm Damages Fair Hill Barn And Fairgrounds, Possible Tornado

Last evening, Monday, September 18, 2018, a tornado may have hit Fair Hill State Park in Cecil County, Maryland, according to Tweet sent out by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources on Monday.

The agency said that storm damaged a barn and the adjacent fairgrounds. There were no reported injuries to horses or humans.

Park staff conducted a park-wide assessment with an initial cleanup scheduled for today.

At the time of the storm, the National Weather Service did not have a Tornado or Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the area.

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