Damage estimate from April tornado in Danville reduced

Damage to public property now estimated at just under $400,000

DANVILLE, Va. – Last month's tornado in Danville was not as costly as first thought.

Danville's emergency management director said the damage to public property is now estimated at just under $400,000.

The original estimate was around $750,000.

The EMA director said the estimate has been lowered now that most of the invoices for the damage have come in.