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Officials: Tornado damaged northwest Georgia homes

ROME, GA. (AP) - The National Weather Service says a tornado damaged dozens of homes in northwest Georgia.

Meteorologist Robert Beasley confirmed Thursday that a twister touched down Wednesday night.

WSB Radio reported that Floyd County Emergency Management Agency Director Scotty Hancock said up to 100 homes were damaged by the storm. Some of the hardest-hit areas were along Kingston Highway and on Turner Chapel Road.

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