Today marks 40 years since tornado ripped through Windsor Locks

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WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WTNH) — Thursday marks 40 years since a tornado ripped through Windsor Locks.

On October 3rd, 1979, one of the worst tornadoes came through the state. It was rated as an F-4 with winds over 200 miles per hour.

The damage from the storm costing around $200 million.

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