‘Significant’ tornado causes destruction in Selma

January 13, 2023

SELMA, Ala. (WSFA) - A potentially significant tornado moved its way across the city of Selma Thursday, leaving behind destruction. According to the National Weather Service, major damage is confirmed in the city of Selma. People are being asked to stay out of the area and let first responders navigate the roadways. Selma Police Chief Kenta Fulford says they are unclear how much damage has been caused by the tornado. #UPDATE from Selma: Selma City Schools Superintendent Zickeyous Byrd says all students are safe at the schools.