WATCH: Storm Tracker Catches Tornado Near Coweta High School


Sunday, October 10th 2021, 11:02 pm
By: Ryan Welton


COWETA, Oklahoma -

The town of Coweta is sorting through storm damage after a possible tornado Sunday night.

Students have been released early for Fall break and many homeowners are picking up the pieces.

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Watch: A Look At The Severe Storm Damage In Coweta

News On 6 Storm Tracker Von Castor was following the storm around 10:45 p.m. and captured the tornado-like weather live on air as it hurled debris and damaged the Coweta High School building. According to Coweta Police Chief Mike Bell, the storm ripped through a portion of town starting at Coweta Heritage Intermediate Grade Center and went towards Coweta High School before hitting a gas station near East Highway 51 and South 305th East Avenue.

Police say the Coweta Water-Sewer Department is without power at this time as a result of the storm. It is currently unclear how the outage will impact city services.