NWS: EF-1 tornado touched down in Pepper Pike Saturday

PEPPER PIKE, Ohio - The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Cuyahoga County's Pepper Pike around 3:35 a.m. Saturday.

NWS reports that the winds reached 110 miles per hour with the maximum path width of 100 to 200 yards.

The path began just northwest of Ursuline College and continued across part of the campus, traveling 1.3 miles, according to NWS. It caused the wall of the gym at the college to collapse.

NWS goes on to report that the tornado was associated with some down burst or straight line wind damage in the area.

Injuries were not reported.

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