UPDATE: The National Weather Service in Wakefield released preliminary info from its damage survey — rating the tornado as an EF-3, with estimated peak winds of 140-150 miles per hour
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WRIC) — A reported tornado touched down just before 6 p.m. Sunday evening in Virginia Beach.
The approximate location of the reported tornado is three miles southwest of Cape Henry.
According to the preliminary local storm report from the National Weather Service out of Wakefield, Virginia, the storm downed trees onto a vehicle near Great Neck Middle School.
At least one person was said to be trapped in a vehicle around 5:50 p.m.
A tornado debris signature was detected on the Wakefield radar.
Due to the severe weather, day three of the Something In The Water music festival was canceled.
Additionally, multiple homes are severely damaged on Haversham Close around 5:55 p.m.
This is a breaking news story and will continue to be updated once more information is available.