MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — Damage reports indicate a tornado hit the Cedar Point fishing pier in southern Mobile County early Saturday morning.
The pier is located off Dauphin Island Parkway near the bridge to Dauphin Island.
A piece of wood launched and hit a pickup truck, the National Weather Service reported, citing a call to Mobile County 911.
WKRG News 5 spoke with people at the scene who told us everyone was okay.
A tornado warning was issued for the area around 3 a.m. as Tropical Storm Claudette formed along the Louisiana Gulf Coast.
The Cedar Point fishing pier was also damaged during last year’s hurricane season.