RUSTON, La Two people are dead after an EF3 tornado tore through the northern Louisiana City of Ruston and Louisiana Tech Universitys campus early Thursday Governor Jon Bel Edwards issued a State. One powerful twister that hit the northern Louisiana town of Ruston is blamed for the deaths of a mother and her teen child, the News Star reported "Its bad, real bad," Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker. A tornado killed two people as it tore through the northern Louisiana city of Ruston early Thursday, sending trees into houses, ripping roofs off buildings and causing a local public university to. An EF3 tornado hit the small town of Ruston, Louisiana early Thursday morning, killing two people Governor John Bel Edwards confirmed the deaths via twitter GOSHEP said the two dead were a mother. The storms have already left at least five dead in two states Ruston, Louisiana, took a direct hit from an EF3 tornado The tornado ripped through the area with winds over 136 miles per hour,. A person surveys the damage caused by a deadly tornado that tore through the northern Louisiana city of Ruston early Thursday, April 25, 2019 Jonathan ElmerThe Tech Talk via AP The Associated. HOUSTON The same storm system that rolled through Houston on Wednesday and produced a tornado in Bryan went on to cause damage in East Texas and Louisiana overnight In Ruston, Louisiana there are. RUSTON, La A tornado killed two people as it tore through the northern Louisiana city of Ruston early Thursday, Gov John Bel Edwards said The tornado caused severe damage to buildings, vehicles. RELATED Mother and son dead after tornado rips through Ruston, Louisiana Tech campus Separately, two tornados also touched down in Louisiana one north of Shreveport and another near Jena The city. Nearly a week after an EF3 tornado tore through Ruston, Louisiana, some residents remain without power According to the City of Rustons Facebook page, there are still a considerable amount of.