- Associated Press - Saturday, March 12, 2016

WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - A museum in suburban Detroit is marking the 40th anniversary of a tornado that killed one person, injured dozens and caused millions of dollars in damage.

The Orchard Lake Museum on Sunday is looking back on the tornado with a “West Bloomfield Tornado 40th Anniversary” exhibition.

The Oakland Press of Pontiac reports (https://bit.ly/1pcKOjy ) visitors can learn about the March 20, 1976 tornado, which had winds of around 200 mph.

The anniversary event runs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free.

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Online:

https://www.gwbhs.org

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Information from: The Oakland Press, https://www.theoaklandpress.com

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