Your stories: The 1972 North Portland-Vancouver tornado

KGW's Keely Chalmers describes the 1972 F-3 tornado in Vancouver

On April 6, 1972 an F-3 tornado with 200 mph winds gathered itself in North Portland and moved across the Columbia River into Vancouver

Six people were killed and 300 were injured, including 70 students at Peter S. Ogden grade school.

Many of you shared stories of where you were that day.

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