Tornado touched down in Swan Quarters Friday evening

Friday evening, Hyde County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Tornado touchdown and damage in Swan Quarter. Areas effected are Main Street, Quarter Rd and Bridgman Rd.

Law Enforcement, Swan Quarters Fire Department, and Emergency Management were all in the area assessing damage and checking on residents. There have been no fatalities or injuries reported. There was reported structural damage to power poles and farm shops.

Tideland Electric Membership Corporation crews have fixed the down lines and restored power to effected area. Hyde County Emergency Services Department, SQVFD and Law Enforcement are still in the area assessing damages.