Path length: 1 mile
Width: 400 yards
A quick-hitting F2 is the subject of this summary. It hit the Loyd Star Community in Lincoln County, MS. There were 2 injuries. Mr. and Mrs. Wadell Britt were injured when the tornado hit their house trailer. The Loyd Star school was damaged. The roof of the gym, shop and other parts of the school were ripped off by the tornado winds.
October 1980 Storm Data Publication
Grazulis, Thomas P. (1993). Significant Tornadoes 1680-1991: A Chronology and Analysis of Events. St. Johnsbury, VT: The Tornado Project of Environmental Films. Page 128.
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