KIRBY, Ark. – Several homes were damaged in Pike County due to a strong storm that passed through Thursday night, according to an emergency management official.
There was a severe thunderstorm warning in Pike County at the time the damage occurred. The storm passed through the Kirby community at 10:50 p.m.
Officials said that a few minor injuries reported, mostly cuts and scrapes.
A spokesperson for the Pike County Office of Emergency Management said crews are checking for damage in remote areas in the storm’s path.
Chicken houses in the area were also damaged, according to initial reports.