4 reported dead after tornadoes in US
Updated: 2011-06-02 10:10
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Massachusetts officials say four people are dead after at least two tornadoes swept through western and central parts of the state.
The storms have also caused an unknown number of injuries and extensive damage.
Gov. Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency and called up 1,000 National Guard troops.
One of the tornadoes struck in Springfield, the state's third largest city.
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