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Damage estimates continue to rise

Damage on short tail springs. / Golda Hamilton. Eyewitness submission. Damage on short tail springs. / Golda Hamilton. Eyewitness submission.
CHATTANOOGA -

(WRCB) - New assessments from the Hamilton County Emergency Management Agency bring estimated storm damage totals in Tennessee to nearly $19 million.

The latest figures released by the EMA say 82 buildings were destroyed, with another 262 structures damaged.  The Hamilton County EMA estimates the total damage at $16,861,220.

In Bradley County, emergency officials say 87 homes were impacted by the storm, with 6 homes destroyed.  Damage estimates for Bradley are currently at $2,102,476.

Officials in Cherokee County, North Carolina, have yet to release a monetary estimate for the damages, but say 82 homes and 46 businesses suffered damage or were destroyed in the March 2nd Storms.

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