Severe Weather: Powerful storm moving through southeast Nebraska

Near Beaver Crossing

By: Channel 8 Newsroom

Observers have confirmed several tornado sightings in southeast Nebraska. A sighting was reported about 16 miles southwest of York around 4:45 Sunday afternoon.

Eyewitnesses near Fairmont called our newsroom around 5:30 reporting serious damage near Highway 81 and Highway 6.
In Sutton, several downtown buildings, including City Hall, have been damaged by the storm. Homes have also been heavily damaged. State emergency officials tell Channel 8 Eyewitness News that at least 50 center pivots damaged near Sutton.

Near Garland, officials say 3-4 homes have been damaged.

This is a developing story. Stay with Channel 8 Eyewitness and for your latest weather updates.