Tornado causes damage in Ontario

Source:  Global TV/CBS
Source: Global TV/CBS

NEW TECUMSETH, ONTARIO (WIVB)CTV Toronto reports a tornado touched down in New Tecumseth Tuesday, causing trees to snap in half and polls end up on the streets.

The rural town is northwest of Toronto, and about 135 miles from Buffalo.

There are no reports of any injuries, however a horse was killed and other animals were injured, according to CTV. Last week, they reported a tornado damaged 101 homes in Angus, Ontario.

There were powerful storms throughout western New York Tuesday night. In Ontario County, two people were killed when a tree crashed down. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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