Weather Service confirms Saturday night tornado near Sunman

Damage from the EF-0 tornado in Ripley County Saturday night, October 7, 2017. (Image courtesy Ripley Co. EMA/Facebook)
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - The National Weather Service in Wilmington, Ohio confirmed a tornado near Sunman in Ripley and Dearborn counties Saturday night.

According to the NWS, the tornado touched down just after 9:00 p.m. and registered an estimated maximum wind speed pf 65-70 MPH, which registers as an EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale.

The tornado covered just under three miles with a path 100 yards wide.

Observers found a number of trees snapped off, a mobile home was moved off its foundation and several other barns and homes were damaged.

Nobody was injured.