Carl Junction Tornado Damage 5-23-2019

When an EF-3 tornado swept through Carl Junction Missouri hitting Briarbrook community along its path of distruction on the 8th annivesary of the Joplin Tornado. The local community came togeher with mounting support. a series of tornados broke out that night hitting Jefferson City Capital and Golden City Missouri with 3 confirmed deaths. Massive flooding had been an issue in the days before. May is be counted as one of the mostly historic flooding and torandos unleases in years.

The Briarbrook Golf Course was set up a community center for donation drop offs and volunteers to come and sign up to help out neighbors. A local resturant Clarks was on site to distribute free food to the community and its workers. when walking down the streets some homes were very lucky others were a complete loss.

photographs the next morning distruction in Briarbrook community

photo credit: Jeremy Scherle

(Command Post Set Up At Caseys Gas Station 5-22-2019)

 

(Briarbrook Missouri 5-23-2019)

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