Tornado touched down in Savannah: CEMA

SAVANNAH, Ga.—A tornado touched down in Savannah early Friday morning.

The Chatham Emergency Management Agency, or CEMA, confirms to us damage to a neighborhood  was caused by a tornado that hit around 5:45 a.m. 

Officials will not know the level of the tornado until damage assessments are done. CEMA also said they have not heard reports of people witnessing a funnel from the tornado.

Tropical Storm Hermine brought some power outages and caused a few trees to fall but there are no reports of injuries.

Photos | Hermine damage

Photos | Storm damage on the First Coast

 
NBC contributed to this report

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