WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A museum in suburban Detroit is marking the 40th anniversary of a tornado that killed one person, injured dozens and caused millions of dollars in damage.
The Orchard Lake Museum on Sunday is looking back on the tornado with a “West Bloomfield Tornado 40th Anniversary” exhibition.
The Oakland Press of Pontiac reports (http://bit.ly/1pcKOjy ) visitors can learn about the March 20, 1976 tornado, which had winds of around 200 mph.
The anniversary event runs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free.
Information from: The Oakland Press, http://www.theoaklandpress.com