Office of the Eaton County Sheriff 



Sheriff Tom Reich

Sheriff Tom Reich
1025 Independence Blvd
Charlotte, Michigan 48813

517-543-3512 or 517-372-8217

2007 Vermontville Hwy Tornado


Aerial View

A tornado touched down at approximately 4:10 p.m. on Friday, August 24, 2007 arriving out of the West. The path of the tornado ran down Vermontville Hwy. in Eaton County.

Wind speeds up to 140 mph, an EF-3 Tornado

Major Damage
Initial estimates $2-$3 million.
14 homes completely destroyed & another 13 sustained significant damaged. Many other sheds, barns and out-buildings damaged and/or destroyed.

Minor Injuries (5 – 7 treated at local area hospitals and released.)

More than 2,500 area residents remained without power the following day.

Aerial View_2

Destroyed Home

Damaged Home_2

Damaged Home

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