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Tornado touches down in Putnam County

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(WBIR-Putnam County) Emergency crews are assessing the damage in Putnam County, after a tornado touched down Tuesday afternoon.

According to Brandon Smith, the assistant 911 director for the county. the tornado touched down in the Double Springs community around 2:52 central time.

Smith said there are approximately a half dozen homes that were damaged, and some people were still trapped inside their homes by power lines or trees.

They have had no injuries reported.

Go to WBIR's website for more on this developing story.

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