storms http://wmot.org en Storms Kill 2 in East Tennessee http://wmot.org/post/storms-kill-2-east-tennessee <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">TOWNSEND, <font color="red">Tenn</font>. (AP) &mdash; At least two people have been killed as a violent thunderstorm struck the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">Park spokeswoman Melissa Cobern says a man on a motorcycle was killed as was a 41-year-old woman who was struck by a falling tree. The names of the victims were withheld while their family members were told.</span></p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 12:50:43 +0000 Associated Press 12908 at http://wmot.org Storm Damage in 19 Tennessee Counties http://wmot.org/post/storm-damage-19-tennessee-counties <p>CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) &mdash;&nbsp; Thirty-nine deaths in 5 states was the&nbsp;toll from Friday&rsquo;s severe weather as of Monday morning.</p><p>The state Emergency Management Agency said there were&nbsp;no deaths here in Tennessee, but at least 45 people were injured in two waves of bad weather. Most of the injuries occurred in the Chattanooga area.</p> Mon, 05 Mar 2012 15:13:11 +0000 AP/WMOT 8088 at http://wmot.org Storm Damage in 19 Tennessee Counties Injuries, Damage Following Severe Storms http://wmot.org/post/injuries-damage-following-severe-storms <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) &mdash; No deaths were reported in Tennessee after a series of strong storms pushed through the state Friday afternoon and evening. Three&nbsp;counties reported injuries and several&nbsp;reported light to moderate damage.</p><p>The Associated Press reported that six to eight people were hospitalized in Chattanooga and at least 20 homes destroyed after a possible tornado swept through&nbsp;the area early in the afternoon.</p> Sat, 03 Mar 2012 00:53:49 +0000 Mike Osborne 8032 at http://wmot.org Injuries, Damage Following Severe Storms