JACKSONVILLE, AL (WVTM) — There are multiple reports of a tornado touching down near the Jacksonville State campus in east Alabama Monday night.

The National Weather Service in Birmingham shared the following on Twitter at 8:40 p.m.:

Fire officials tell The Anniston Star reporter Kirsten Fiscus that there are "many injuries."

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