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Tornados, high winds and flooding caused havoc across several counties

Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reported that last Friday around 9 a.m. the county went under a tornado warning.

The sheriff’s office received the first call of a tornado that had touched down and caused damage on Ehler Grasshoff Road, which is north of Flatonia.

Approximately 30 minutes later another report was received that a tornado had caused major damage near State Highway 71 west of La Grange.


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