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Tornado confirmed in Jackson County from Tuesday storms

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JACKSON COUNTY, AL - National Weather Service officials have confirmed that an EF1 tornado touched down in Jackson County, Ala., near Scottsboro and cut a path northeast to Hollywood.

Jackson County Emergency Management deputy director Felix Jackson said the surprise twister destroyed a barn in Scottsboro and damaged some houses along County Road 33 near Hollywood.

"There were quite a few affected areas, the Goosepond area coming up the river through Scottsboro and Hollywood," Jackson said. Most of the damage was on the north side of U.S. Highway 72.

"There were no injuries, luckily," he said.

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