National Weather Service officials investigate possible tornado in Lafayette County

LAFAYETTE COUNTY -- Officials with the National Weather Service are investigating whether a tornado may have touched down in Lafayette County on Tuesday, June 26.

The NWS said the possible touchdown happened in far northwest Lafayette County, southwest of Rewey.

According to a statement from the NWS, the Platteville Fire Department reported several brief touchdowns near the county line.

Lafayette County emergency management officials headed out Tuesday to check on possible damage.