Tropical Storm Elsa: ‘Multiple injuries’ reported at Kings Bay RV park after tornado touches down

The Action News Jax First Alert Weather Team continues to track Tropical Storm Elsa and its impacts on Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.

  • A tornado also touched down in Duval County and a great amount of damage was observed in the area near I-95 and University Boulevard
  • JFRD: At least one dead after tree falls on two cars in on Roosevelt Blvd. in Ortega area
  • Elsa made landfall as a Tropical Storm between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesday morning just north of Cedar Key, about 135 miles southwest of Jacksonville.
  • The heaviest rain so far has been over western parts of the viewing area with two to three inches. Duval County and the surrounding area have seen as much of an inch but that could increase. Rain will quickly come to an end late this evening, along with wind quickly diminishing too, clearing after midnight.
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Kings Bay Base officials give update on storm damage after tornado leaves multiple people injured. Watch the news conference LIVE below starting at 8:45 a.m.

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