Kiester Tornado Confirmed 08 May 12

The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that hit the ground in Faribault County on Friday. The EF-0 rated twister was on the ground for about four miles near the town of Kiester. The tornado had wind speeds of 75-miles-an-hour, and tore down three barns and several outbuildings and sheds, as well as knocking down some power poles. No injuries were reported.