LANCASTER -- Lancaster Mayor Marcus Knight held a press conference at 6:30a.
He said 300 buildings were destroyed. He also said people with institutional knowledge from the 1994 tornado are helping in the rebuilding efforts.
He compared yesterday's tornado with the `994 storm that killed three people. He asked everyone for patience. The city is working hard to make sure good, accurate information is being given to everyone.
The mayor said "I am a man of faith and so I believe clearly there was a higher power was involved."