Tornado touches down in Robertson County, destroying one home, damaging another

Adams, Tennessee (Courtesy: Clarence Bennett)

ADAMS, Tenn. (WKRN) – A tornado touched down in Robertson County Saturday, destroying one house and heavily damaging another in Adams.

Robertson County EMA officials told Smokey Barn News they believe a tornado touched down near the intersection of Hugh Gill and McGee Roads in Adams, Tennessee.

News 2 talked with Heather and Adam Edwards,  newlyweds who have been fixing up their house for the last two years. In seconds it was destroyed.

They told us when the twister hit it was very loud.

“Sounded like dynamite when all the windows busted out,” said Adam Edwards.

“All I could do was cry and scream,” Heather Edwards said. “You don’t think you’ll ever be hit by one until it happens.”

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