New tornado warning siren installed in Westfield

(Provided Photo/Westfield Fire Department)
(Provided Photo/Westfield Fire Department)

WESTFIELD, Ind. (WISH) — Westfield’s fire chief said on Tuesday that crews were busy installing a new tornado warning siren in the city.

Fire Chief Joe Lyons said the new siren was being installed at 191st and Springmill Road. The location of the new siren coincides with the planned expansion of the tornado warning siren network for Hamilton County, a release said.

Officials say this siren will allow nearby residents another way of being alerted to severe weather. The next closest siren is at 191st and Tomlinson Road. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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