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April 7, 2014

Possible tornado strikes Irwin County

TIFTON — A possible tornado struck Irwin County Monday afternoon.

The area affected was off of Five Bridges Road in Irwin County, near the Brushy Creek Church on Poppy Road.

According to Irwin County officials, there was damage done to several trees, including several big oak trees. There was also a report of a roof being taken off of an unoccupied mobile home.

One resident on Facebook reported that Brushy Creek was also damaged.

The damage was done by either a tornado or straight-line winds.

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