Investigation underway into possible tornado touchdown in Douglas

DOUGLAS, MASS. (WHDH) - Town officials are investigating the possibility that a tornado touched down in Douglas early Thursday morning after a powerful storm left a trail of destruction in its path.

Photos shared on social media showed downed trees littering the area with apparent “twisting damage,” according to a post on the fire department’s Twitter page.

One uprooted tree could be seen atop a crumpled car, while other large branches were photographed leaning against a house.

Fire officials said there were no reported injuries.