WATCH: Tom McKee recalls covering the Tornado Super Outbreak of 1974

WCPO reporter Tom McKee was on the job just a few months when the Tornado Super Outbreak struck in April 1974, 40 years ago Thursday.

McKee was dispatched to cover the impact of the severe storms in the Tri-State, and vividly remembers the tragic events of that day, and the effort to rebuild following it.

"We got down Interstate 75 close to where (I-74) is now, and then all of a sudden, dancing over Price Hill and over the west side, you could see it," McKee said.

Watch McKee's unique recollection of the storms in the media player above. 

Video produced by WCPO's Lubby Duebber

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