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BOAT Disaster Response Team visiting Copperas Cove for tornado damage assessment

COPPERAS COVE, Texas - Representatives from the Building Officials Association of Texas (BOAT) Disaster Response Team will be paying a visit to Copperas Cove on Monday.

They will be conducting a preliminary damage assessment of properties located within the area near Big Divide, where an EF-2 tornado struck last Sunday.

The officials conducting the survey will be wearing identification tags with "BOAT Disaster Response Team" on them. Residents are encouraged to share information with the team members if they are approached and to not be alarmed if they are seen conducting their assessment.

The assessment is being conducted to gather information about the magnitude of the damage to homes and property in the area adjacent to Big Divide Road. 

For more information, you can view our previous story here.

Source: Copperas Cove Fire Department


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