Governor tours El Reno, takes call from Trump

By Ben Felder Robert MedleyGov. Kevin Stitt visited El Reno on Monday just 36 hours after a tornado killed two and injured dozens more.During his tour, Stitt took a call from President Donald Trump. “(Trump) said his thoughts and prayers are with El Reno,” Stitt said. Trump was in Japan when he called Stitt’s cellphone.Stitt toured areas damaged by the tornado and met with first responders and city officials who have been on site since Saturday. “I’ve been so impressed with this team and what they have done,” Stitt said, with local officials standing by him as he spoke.El Reno Mayor Matt White praised his city staff for their response. “Our community is one of the best,” White said.White said tornado victims remain hospitalized Monday.Read more on NewsOK.com

By Ben Felder Robert Medley

Gov. Kevin Stitt visited El Reno on Monday just 36 hours after a tornado killed two and injured dozens more.

During his tour, Stitt took a call from President Donald Trump.

“(Trump) said his thoughts and prayers are with El Reno,” Stitt said.

Trump was in Japan when he called Stitt’s cellphone.

Stitt toured areas damaged by the tornado and met with first responders and city officials who have been on site since Saturday.

“I’ve been so impressed with this team and what they have done,” Stitt said, with local officials standing by him as he spoke.

El Reno Mayor Matt White praised his city staff for their response.

“Our community is one of the best,” White said.

White said tornado victims remain hospitalized Monday.
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