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Sunday, April 15, 2012

Tornado Damages Much of Thurman Iowa

Around 5:35 pm Saturday evening- a tornado tore through the small town of Thurman Iowa- damaging or destroying "about 75% of the town" of around 250 people- but causing "no injuries-" according to The OMAHA WORLD online.

Thurman is about 35 miles south-southeast of Omaha.

Around 7 pm- a tornado reportedly damaged the hospital and other structures in Creston IA..

The OMAHA WORLD reported a hospital spokesperson said there were no injuries at the damaged hospital- but injuries were reported elsewhere in Creston.

Another long-track tornado later moved from northern Oklahoma into southern Kansas and struck parts of south and southeastern Wichita- as reported here at CSW.

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