Tornado-like storm tears shingles off roofs in Goleta
An apparent tornado in Goleta this morning tore shingles off roofs, uprooted a tree, knocked over a basketball hoop and slammed down a fence, authorities said. No injuries were reported.
David Sadecki, a spokesman for the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, said "a destructive path" was visible in the neighborhood after the 10:30 a.m. event.
-- Steve Chawkins